Ligero Brewing,”Text Book” (West Coast IPA)

Text Book (West Coast IPA)

Style Information

Name: Text Book (West Coast IPA)
Recipe Type: Extract
Category: IPA
Type: Ale
 

Grains & Extracts

Name Amount Notes
40 L Crystal .5 steep until water is 170 degrees
60L Crystal .5 steep until water is 170 degrees
Aromatic 1 lb steep until water is 170 degrees
Victory .5 steep until water is 170 degrees
Pilsner Light 6 lb 10 min before flameout

Hops

Name Amount Alpha Acid % AAU Time Notes
Columbus, Tomahawk, Zeus (CTZ) 1.5 oz 15.4% 23.1 60 min
CTZ .5 15.4% 7.7 30 min
Apollo 1 oz 17.5% 17.5 0 Added at flameout
Summit 1 oz 15.5% 15.5 0 Added at flameout
Apollo 1 oz 17.5% 17.5 0 Added into secondary at 7 days
Summit 1 oz 15.5% 15.5 0 Added into secondary at 7 days
Simcoe 1 oz 12.2% 12.2 0 Added into secondary at 7 days

Yeasts

Name Amount Notes
San Diego Super yeast WLP090 1 Vial

Boil

Amount: 6 gal
Water Description: Filtered
Time: 60 minutes
Target Batch Size: 5 g

Fermentation

Step Time Temperature Container Additions
Name: Amount
Notes
7 days 65 5 gal carboy
7 days 65 5 gal
summit: 1 oz
Simcoe: 1 oz
Dry hopped

Profile

Actual OG: 1.063
Actual FG: 1.012
Actual ABV: 6.70%
 
Bitterness: 75 IBU
Estimated Color: 22 SRM

Tasting notes

Deep Copper in color with a creamy white head, Piney, sweet citrus scent, Medium bitterness that fades pretty fast and then finishes dry for as sweet as it smells. At 6.6 ABV it seems the alcohol content is kinda hidden.

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