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I'm Not Bitter IIPA All-grain
Color
Stats
OG1.087
FG1.008
IBU90
ABV10.20 %
SRM10
BJCP Style
07. India Pale Ale, India Pale Ale
Description
A new twist on a classic IIPA
Submitted by folly on 20-Nov-2011

Recipe Details
Tasting Notes Clean and hoppy with a good hop flavor and aroma. It has improved with age, but the hop character has not diminished.
Awards None yet; still working on it.
Boil Volume 7.00 gallons
Boil Time 90 minutes
Batch Size 5.50 gallons
Yeast Blend - see notes (88% app. attenuation)
Primary Fermentation Bucket, 1 week
Secondary Fermentation Bucket, 2 weeks
Other Fermentation
Procedure Mash In Add 21.88 qt of water at 163.7 F
Mash at 152.0 F for 60 min

Mash Out Add 12.25 qt of water at 200.7 F
Mash at 168.0 F for 10 min

Fly sparge with 0.86 gal water at 168.0 F

Dry hop for EKG and Fuggles for 2 weeks in secondary

I used a 1.5qt starter with a sachet each of Lallemand Nottingham and Safale US-05. I wanted a very dry beer, but if you like it maltier and sweeter, just use the Nottingham.
  Style Comparison
  Low   High
OG 1.050 1.087 1.075
FG 1.012 1.008 1.016
IBU 40 90 60+
SRM 8 10 14
ABV 5 10.20 7.8
Fermentables
% Weight Weight (lbs) Grain Note Gravity Points Color
85.7 % 15.00 American Two-row Pale 75.7 1.8
8.6 % 1.50 American Crystal 20L 7.2 20.0
2.9 % 0.50 American Crystal 60L 2.3 60.0
2.9 % 0.50 CaraPils 2.3 1.8
  17.50     87.4  
Hops
% Wt Weight (oz) Hop Note Form AA% AAU Boil Time Utilization IBU
20.0 % 2.00 East Kent Goldings Pellet 5.9 11.8 60 0.215 34.6
20.0 % 2.00 Centennial Pellet 8.1 16.2 40 0.189 41.7
20.0 % 2.00 Willamette Pellet 4.0 8.0 15 0.107 11.6
20.0 % 2.00 Fuggles Pellet 4.0 8.0 2 0.018 2.0
10.0 % 1.00 East Kent Goldings Pellet 4.5 4.5 DH 0.000 0.0
10.0 % 1.00 Fuggles Pellet 5.9 5.9 DH 0.000 0.0
  10.00               90.0
Miscellaneous Ingredients
Weight/Units Name Notes
1 Whirlfloc Tablet 10 min
5.5 tsp Yeast Nutrient 10 min