More Beer’s “Nate’s Citrus Bomb IPA”

Prize Pig- 2 weeks into fermentation. We are shooting for 1.010, and we are still at 1.016

1.014 after 3 weeks of fermentation

Style Information

Name: Prize Pig
Recipe Type: Extract
Category: IPA
Type: Ale
 
OG: 1.066 - 1.071
Bitternes: 55 - 60

Grains & Extracts

Name Amount Notes
American Pale 11lbs
British Pilsner 2lbs
Crystal 15L 12oz
Corn Sugar 4oz Priming sugar used for bottling. Boil 2 cups of water with sugar for 5 minutes.

Hops

Name Amount Alpha Acid % AAU Time Notes
Magnum 1.5 16% 24 60min Bittering Hops.
Columbus 1.00 14% 14 30min Bittering/Flavoring hops. Boil the last 30 minutes of the boil
Columbus 1.00 14% 14 1min Aroma Hops. Add to the last 1 minute of the boil
Citra 1.00 12% 12 1min Aroma hops. Add to the last 1 minute of boil.
Centennial 1.00 8% 8 1min Aroma hops. Add to the last 1 mihnute of boil.
Falconer's Flight 2.00 11.4% 22.8 dry Dry hopped for 5-7 days during secondary fermentation. **Note: This recipe from More Beer, calls for 4 oz of Falconer's Flight dry hops. Our kit only came with half of that amount, so we used 2oz of simcoe to make up for the missing hops.
Simcoe 2.00 12% 24 dry Dry hopped for 5-7 days during secondary fermentation. **Note: This recipe from More Beer, calls for 4 oz of Falconer's Flight dry hops. Our kit only came with half of that amount, so we used 2oz of simcoe to make up for the missing hops.

Adjuncts

Name Type Use Amount Time Notes
Whirlfloc Fining 1 tab 5min Add to the last 5 minutes of the boil.

Yeasts

Name Amount Notes
WLP001 - White Labs California Ale 1 Started 24 hours in advance..

Boil

Amount: 6gal
Water Description: filtered
Time: 60 minutes
Target Batch Size: 5ga

Profile

Estimated OG: 1.066
Estimated ABV: 7.30%
 
Actual OG: 1.066
Actual FG: 1.014
Actual ABV: 6.84%
 
Estimated Color: 10 SRM

Tasting notes

Clear, light amber color. Big, citrusey, fresh grapefruit like nose. Medium bitterness, alcohol level not readily apparent. Piney, yet smooth, long finish. Nice refreshing beer, this one's a sure winner. Well done, Mr. Nate Smith!!

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