PDG

an Extract American Pale Ale

brewed on 3/10/2015

Stats

1.046
OG
1.012
FG
57
IBU
5.4
SRM
4.47%
ABV
batch sizeboil time
5.5 gal60 min

Grains

amountfermentablebrandcolor (srm)
0.38 lb
Caramel/Crystal Malt - 20LAdds body, color and improves head retention. Also called "Crystal" malt.
20
0.38 lb
Munich MaltMalty-sweet flavor characteristic and adds a reddish amber color to the beer. Does not contribute signficantly to body or head retention. Use for: Bock, Porter, Marzen, Oktoberfest beers
9
0.38 lb
White Wheat MaltWhite wheat gives a malty flavor not available from raw wheat. Used in Weiss, Wit and White beers
2.4
0.25 lb
Carapils (Briess)FLAVOR: None COLOR: None ITEM NUMBERS AND PACKAGING OPTIONS adds body, foam retention, and beer stability without influencing color or flavor. non-fermentables to balance body and flavor of dark beers Low usage of 1-5% will help achieve desired resu
Briess1.5
0.13 lb
Aromatic MaltProvides a very strong malt flavor and aroma to your beer.
26
5.00 lb
DME Golden Light (Briess)
Briess4

Hops

amountnameusetimeaauibu
0.50 oz
CentennialUsed for: General purpose bittering, aroma in American ales and Wheats Aroma: Floral, citrus aroma, spicy, clean bittering flavor Substitutes: Galena, Eroica, Nugget, Bullion Examples: Sierra Nevada Celebration Ale, Sierra Nevada Bigfoot
Boil45 min5.0 %18.2 ibu
0.50 oz
SimcoeHigh alpha bittering hops with good aroma characteristics. Used for: IPAs Aroma: Citrus and pine-like aroma Substitutes: N/A
Boil30 min6.5 %19.8 ibu
0.50 oz
WarriorHigh alpha hops from Yakima Chief Ranches. Also called YCR-5. Mild aroma and low cohumulone content - primarily for bittering. Used for: Ales, stouts Aroma: Neutral, clean, mild Substitutes: Nugget, Columbus, Magnum
Boil15 min7.5 %14.7 ibu
1.00 oz
CascadeA hops with Northern Brewers Heritage Used for: American ales and lagers Aroma: Strong spicy, floral, grapefruit character Substitutes: Centennial Examples: Sierra Nevada Pale Ale, Anchor Liberty Ale
Boil5 min5.5 %4.3 ibu

Yeasts

namelabattenuation
Northwest AleClassic Northwest US ale yeast. Slight fruit flavor, malty ale with good body and balance.
Best For: Oregon Ales, All American Ale styles
Wyeast Labs 133269.0%

Mash steps

nametimetemp
Mash In75 min150.0 F