Friday, January 7, 2011

Atomic Punk Strong Ale

A brew day with six friends and then dinner for them and their wives, what could be better?  ;-)  Tomorrow (Saturday) will be one looooooooooong day!

Here's the updated recipe and label:


Atomic Punk
14-B American IPA
Author: Wade Williams

Size: 10.5 gal
Efficiency: 64.0%
Attenuation: 75.0%
Calories: 230.79 kcal per 12.0 fl oz

Original Gravity: 1.069 (1.056 - 1.075)
Terminal Gravity: 1.017 (1.010 - 1.018)
Color: 21.64 (6.0 - 15.0)
Alcohol: 6.82% (5.5% - 7.5%)
Bitterness: 95.7 (40.0 - 70.0)

Ingredients:
29.0 lb Pale Ale Malt
3.25 lb Special B - Caramel malt
1.0 lb Cara-Pils® Malt
1.0 tsp 5.2 pH Stabilizer - added during mash
50.0 g Chinook (13.0%) - added during boil, boiled 85 min
50.0 g Chinook (13.0%) - added during boil, boiled 45 min
50.0 g Chinook (13.0%) - added during boil, boiled 15 min
1.0 tsp Whirlfloc Tablets (Irish moss) - added during boil, boiled 10 min
1.0 tsp Yeast Nutrient (AKA Fermax) - added during boil, boiled 10 min
50.0 g Chinook (13.0%) - added during boil, boiled 0 min
2.0 ea Fermentis S-04 Safale S-04

Notes
Mash at 148
Pitch @ 66-67 and let it rise naturally to 69 and hold it there until it's within a few points of finishing then ramp it up to 72.

Results generated by BeerTools Pro 1.5.12

2 comments:

The Lazy Mead Maker said...

Excellent Beer! I am concern as to the 85 minute hop addition? So is the boil 85 minutes long?

Wade said...

Thanks! It's my favorite by far.
Sorry I left the boil length out. The boil is 90 minutes long.