Single Hop IPA recipes? (First All Grain)

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  1. BigCheese

    BigCheese Initiate (0) Jul 4, 2009 Massachusetts

    So my buddy just got new brew equipment so that we can brew All Grain, very pumped.

    We wanted to do a single Hop IPA. I was leaning towards Amarillo as I've yet to use it in a brew and want to see what kinda flavors it brings for me. Was also considering Simcoe or Centennial.

    Thinking Something along the lines of 6-7%, ~65 IBU, with a hefty serving of late boil hops and a week of dry hopping.

    Any recipes or suggestions would be greatly appreciated.
     
  2. premierpro

    premierpro Disciple (384) Mar 21, 2009 Michigan

    Where is Aficianado?
     
  3. Homebrew42

    Homebrew42 Initiate (0) Dec 20, 2006 New York

    12 lbs 2-Row
    1/2 lb Crystal 20L
    Amarillo to 65 IBU (60 min)
    3 oz Amarillo (10 min)
    3 oz Amarillo (dry hop)
    Chico yeast
     
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  4. Homebrew42

    Homebrew42 Initiate (0) Dec 20, 2006 New York

    Banned a while ago I believe.
     
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  5. VikeMan

    VikeMan Meyvn (1,328) Jul 12, 2009 Pennsylvania
    Beer Trader

    You want a single hop IPA recipe from him? I don't think so - there are bittering hops and then there are flavor/aroma hops, silly.
     
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  6. FATC1TY

    FATC1TY Moderator (1,229) Feb 12, 2012 Georgia
    Subscriber Beer Trader

    I've got a pretty decent one.... Would hold up with a single hop easily. Nice sweetness, nice base. I enjoy it a fair bit and get compliments and requests for it. Nice and bready to hold up to tons of hops if you want.


    7# MO
    3# Vienna
    3# Munich
    .75 # Crystal 20


    Do a 60, 15, 5, 0 addition, figure out the IBU's to the way you like them. Use a simple 1056 or US05.

    Mash for 60 @ 151*.. Should be in the neighborhood of 1.070-ish.. 1.072 or so.. Finish around 1.012/1.010 or so I guess..
     
  7. premierpro

    premierpro Disciple (384) Mar 21, 2009 Michigan

    That is too bad! Almost like getting getting bared from your favorite pub!
     
  8. premierpro

    premierpro Disciple (384) Mar 21, 2009 Michigan

    You learn somthing new every day!
     
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