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F@#$ The Hop Shortage IPA Extract
Color
Stats
OG1.081
FG1.016
IBU180
ABV8.40 %
SRM8
BJCP Style
07. India Pale Ale, India Pale Ale
Description
Just wanted to make an IPA that showed I don't believe in the hop shortage. Just like global warming I believe they are both pyramid schemes to benefit Hillary Clinton and her fascist regime's attempt to make us watch Will and Grace re-runs for the rest of our lives.
Submitted by FuckMarthaStewart on 07-Jan-2008

Recipe Details
Tasting Notes Lots of Freakin hops! Not too harsh and grapefruity.
Awards Most wasteful beer ever brewed.
Boil Volume 6.50 gallons
Boil Time 60 minutes
Batch Size 5.00 gallons
Yeast WLP East Coast Ale and Fermentis t58 (78% app. attenuation)
Primary Fermentation Glass 10 days
Secondary Fermentation Glass 7 days
Other Fermentation Glass cold crash 3 days
Procedure The last two hop additions are dry hop in secondary 5 oz, and Dry hop in keg 5 oz
  Style Comparison
  Low   High
OG 1.050 1.081 1.075
FG 1.012 1.016 1.016
IBU 40 180 60+
SRM 8 8 14
ABV 5 8.40 7.8
Fermentables
% Weight Weight (lbs) Grain Note Gravity Points Color
50.0 % 6.00 Light Dry Malt Extract 40.5 2.0
25.0 % 3.00 Light Malt Extract Syrup 15.3 2.0
16.7 % 2.00 Honey 5 min 10.5 1.5
4.2 % 0.50 American Crystal 40L 2.6 40.0
4.2 % 0.50 American Victory 2.6 25.0
  12.00     71.4  
Hops
% Wt Weight (oz) Hop Note Form AA% AAU Boil Time Utilization IBU
4.0 % 1.00 Cascade Whole/Plug 6.6 6.6 60 0.207 20.4
4.0 % 1.00 Cascade Whole/Plug 6.6 6.6 55 0.202 20.0
4.0 % 1.00 Cascade Whole/Plug 6.6 6.6 50 0.196 19.4
4.0 % 1.00 Cascade Whole/Plug 6.6 6.6 45 0.190 18.7
4.0 % 1.00 Cascade Whole/Plug 6.6 6.6 40 0.181 17.9
4.0 % 1.00 Cascade Whole/Plug 6.6 6.6 35 0.171 16.9
4.0 % 1.00 Cascade Whole/Plug 6.6 6.6 30 0.159 15.7
4.0 % 1.00 Cascade Whole/Plug 6.6 6.6 25 0.144 14.2
4.0 % 1.00 Cascade Whole/Plug 6.6 6.6 20 0.125 12.4
4.0 % 1.00 Cascade Whole/Plug 6.6 6.6 15 0.102 10.1
4.0 % 1.00 Cascade Whole/Plug 6.6 6.6 10 0.075 7.4
4.0 % 1.00 Cascade Whole/Plug 6.6 6.6 05 0.041 4.1
4.0 % 1.00 Cascade Whole/Plug 6.6 6.6 02 0.017 1.7
4.0 % 1.00 Cascade Whole/Plug 6.6 6.6 01 0.009 0.9
4.0 % 1.00 Cascade Whole/Plug 6.6 6.6 00 0.000 0.0
20.0 % 5.00 Cascade Dry Hop Secondary Whole/Plug 6.6 33.0 00 0.000 0.0
20.0 % 5.00 Cascade Dry Hop Keg Whole/Plug 6.6 33.0 00 0.000 0.0
  25.00               180.0
Miscellaneous Ingredients
Weight/Units Name Notes
1tsp Irish Moss 15 Min
2tsp Yeast Nutrient 15 Min