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Black As Your Soul

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Black As Your Soul

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Beer Style: Imperial IPA (14C)
Recipe Type: all-grain
Yield: 6 US gallons

Imperial IPA
Beer Color

Description:

Held the tequila oak out and experimented with just adding it to a couple of bottles. After 21 days, In the bottle we put the most wood (3 ~ 0.5 inch pieces), the wood started to add some interesting additional layers of flavor. In the couple of bottles we opened sooner than 21 days, the flavor contribution was negligable. Next time we brew this beer, the tequi

Ingredients:

  • 12.04 gal - San Jose, CA (Water)
  • 8.0 oz - Rice Hulls (0.0 SRM) (Grain)
  • 12 lbs - Pale Malt (2 Row) US (2.0 SRM) (Grain)
  • 2 lbs 8.0 oz - Rye Malt (4.7 SRM) (Grain)
  • 1 lbs 8.0 oz - Rye, Flaked (2.0 SRM) (Grain)
  • 1 lbs 8.0 oz - Wheat, Roasted (425.0 SRM) (Grain)
  • 12.0 oz - Carafa II (412.0 SRM) (Grain)
  • 12.0 oz - Caramel/Crystal Malt - 20L (20.0 SRM) (Grain)
  • 12.0 oz - Caramel/Crystal Malt - 60L (60.0 SRM) (Grain)
  • 12.0 oz - Caramel/Crystal Malt - 80L (80.0 SRM) (Grain)
  • 1.0 oz - Simcoe [13.7%] - Boil 60 min (Hops)
  • 1.0 oz - Simcoe [13.7%] - Boil 50 min (Hops)
  • 1.0 oz - Northern Brewer [10.6%] - Boil 40 min (Hops)
  • 1.0 oz - Northern Brewer [10.6%] - Boil 30 min (Hops)
  • 1.0 oz - Amarillo Gold [9.9%] - Boil 20 min (Hops)
  • 1.0 oz - Amarillo Gold [9.9%] - Boil 10 min (Hops)
  • 1.0 oz - Cascade [6.7%] - Steep 5 min (Hops)
  • 1.0 oz - Cascade [6.7%] - Steep 0 min (Hops)
  • 1 pkgs - California Ale (White Labs #WLP001) (Yeast)
  • 1.0 oz - Cascade [6.7%] - Dry Hop 14 days (Hops)
  • 1.0 oz - Centennial [9.2%] - Dry Hop 14 days (Hops)
  • 1.30 - Tequila Soaked Oak Spirals (Secondary 7 days) (Misc)

Additional Instructions

Boil: 60 Minutes

Beer Profile

Original Gravity: 1.076 (18.3° P)
Final Gravity: 1.019 SG (4.9° P)
Alcohol by Vol: 7.5%
Color SRM: 48.0  Color Sample 
Bitterness IBU: 136.2
Recipe Type: all-grain
Yield: 6.00 US Gallons

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