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New Speckled Hen

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New Speckled Hen

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Beer Style: Extra Special/Strong Bitter (English Pale Ale)  (8C)
Recipe Type: all-grain
Yield: 5 US gallons

Extra Special/Strong Bitter (English Pale Ale)
Beer Color


Bottled on sep 8th with 4oz cane sugar. smells amazing, has a nice rich colour.. final gravity before bottle conditioning 1.012 seemsed to work out perfectly in line with the program. M


  • 8 lbs - Pale Malt (2 Row) UK (3.0 SRM) (Grain)
  • 1 lbs - Caramel/Crystal Malt - 80L (80.0 SRM) (Grain)
  • 4.0 oz - Brown Malt (65.0 SRM) (Grain)
  • 0.5 oz - Challenger [7.5%] - First Wort (Hops)
  • 4.0 oz - Brown Sugar, Dark (50.0 SRM) (Grain)
  • 4.0 oz - Cane (Beet) Sugar (0.0 SRM) (Grain)
  • 1.0 oz - Challenger [7.5%] - Boil 60 min (Hops)
  • 0.5 oz - Goldings, East Kent [5.0%] - Boil 15 min (Hops)
  • 1.0 oz - Goldings, East Kent [5.0%] - Boil 1 min (Hops)
  • 1 pkgs - Nottingham (Danstar #-) (Yeast)

Additional Instructions

Boil: 60 Minutes

Beer Profile

Original Gravity: 1.052 (12.8° P)
Final Gravity: 1.012 SG (3.0° P)
Alcohol by Vol: 5.3%
Color SRM: 12.9  Color Sample 
Bitterness IBU: 37.6
Recipe Type: all-grain
Yield: 5.00 US Gallons

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 Reviewed by Davidrgreen on Mon Apr 14 2014

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