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PowderHead IPA All-grain
Color
Stats
OG1.071
FG1.018
IBU92
ABV6.80 %
SRM7
BJCP Style
07. India Pale Ale, India Pale Ale
Description
This is inspired by Pyramid Thunder Head IPA. It is all Columbus Hops. Big, In your face, with plenty of body to back it up. Just what you want after a big day on the powder-snow slopes of Utah.
Submitted by Hopz on 01-Mar-2007

Recipe Details
Tasting Notes Full mouth, distinctively bitter on the tounge and in the nose. Floral quality of Columbus leaves a smooth after taste. Plenty of alcohol, but not overpowering
Awards
Boil Volume 7.00 gallons
Boil Time 70 minutes
Batch Size 5.00 gallons
Yeast US-06 (75% app. attenuation)
Primary Fermentation Plastic, 7 days primary
Secondary Fermentation 7 days secondary with 1.5 oz Columbus Dry
Other Fermentation
Procedure Strike with 4.28G @ 165 (my brew house is 60F ambient. Grain was cold) 70 minutes at 152-153F Batch Sparge with 4.5 G at near boiling All Hop additions are in a small nylon bags.
  Style Comparison
  Low   High
OG 1.050 1.071 1.075
FG 1.012 1.018 1.016
IBU 40 92 60+
SRM 8 7 14
ABV 5 6.80 7.8
Fermentables
% Weight Weight (lbs) Grain Note Gravity Points Color
93.0 % 12.00 American Two-row Pale 66.6 1.8
2.3 % 0.30 American Crystal 40L 1.5 40.0
2.3 % 0.30 CaraPils 1.5 1.8
2.3 % 0.30 Munich Light 1.5 8.0
  12.90     71.1  
Hops
% Wt Weight (oz) Hop Note Form AA% AAU Boil Time Utilization IBU
22.2 % 1.00 Columbus Pellets/Bag Pellet 15.4 15.4 30 0.194 44.7
22.2 % 1.00 Columbus Pellets/Bag Pellet 15.4 15.4 FWH 0.153 35.2
22.2 % 1.00 Columbus Pellets/Bag Pellet 15.4 15.4 5 0.050 11.6
33.3 % 1.50 Columbus Pellets/Bag Pellet 15.4 23.1 DH 0.000 0.0
  4.50               92.0