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Richter 10 IPA

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Richter 10 IPA

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Beer Style: American IPA (14B)
Recipe Type: all-grain
Yield: 5 US gallons

American IPA

Description:

This beer turned out amazing! This thing is an enormous beast of hop madness and kick you in the nuts flavor that warms as it goes down and keeps you begging for more. There is one warning I will give: if you aren't a complete hop head, stay away from this beer. It turned out JUST as I hoped it would. Extremely fragrant and complex hop aroma that blends an intriguing bouquet of citrus and piny scents. These same flavors jump out as you take a sip and then the big, fat malt backbone hits and balances it all out perfectly. You're probably wondering how a beer with this many IBUs can possibly even be drinkable.

Ingredients:

  • 15 lbs. Pale Malt
  • 1.0 lb. British Crystal 55L
  • 0.5 lb. Wheat Malt
  • 1.0 lbs. Carapils
  • 0.5 lb. Black Patent Malt
  • 1.5 lbs. Table or Corn Sugar
  • 1 Vanilla Bean (whole)
  • 6.0 oz. Columbus (13.9%)
  • 4.75 oz. Simcoe (12.3%)
  • 2.25 oz. Centennial (8.0-9.1%)
  • White Labs California Ale Yeast

Additional Instructions

Primary Ferment: 12 - 14 days
Secondary Ferment: 5 - 7 days

Beer Profile

Original Gravity: 1.068
Final Gravity: 1.012
Alcohol by Vol: 7.33%
Recipe Type: all-grain
Yield: 5.00 US Gallons

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Procedure:

Mash grains at 150. Sparge at 168. Boil for 90 min.

1 vanilla bean @ 90
3.5 oz. Columbus @ 90
0.75 oz. Columbus @ 45
1.00 oz. Simcoe @ 30
1.00 oz. Centennial @ 0
2.75 oz. Simcoe @ 0

1.0 oz. Centennial (dry hop 12-14 days)
1.0 oz. Simcoe (dry hop 12-14 days)
1.0 oz Columbus (dry hop 12-14 days)

0.25 oz. Centennial (dry hop last 5 days)
0.25 oz. Simcoe (dry hop last 5 days)
0.25 oz. Columbus (dry hop last 5 days)

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