The Averagely Perfect American IPA “How We Got There” thread

Discussion in 'Homebrewing' started by riptorn, Mar 4, 2019.

  1. riptorn

    riptorn Disciple (389) Apr 26, 2018 North Carolina
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    The Averagely Perfect American IPA was the first in a continuing series initiated by @VikeMan to “test the Wisdom of Crowds theory in a recipe development process”.

    The links below are to the threads for the AP American IPA, in chronological order beginning with the project inception thread (started January 4, 2013), and ending with “The How My APA IPA Turned Out Thread” (started April 12, 2013).

    Please advise of errors, omissions, broken/misdirected links, etc.
    Feel free to make suggestions for future “How We Got There” threads.

    The Averagely Perfect American IPA Project
    The Averagely Perfect American IPA Project - Poll #1 - ABV
    The Averagely Perfect American IPA Project - Poll #1 - FG
    The Averagely Perfect American IPA Project - Poll #3 - Basic Grains
    The Averagely Perfect American IPA Project - Poll #4 - Choose 2 Row Base
    The Averagely Perfect American IPA Project - Poll #5 - More Grains
    The Averagely Perfect American IPA Project - Poll #6 - Sugar, Honey and/or Wheat
    The Averagely Perfect American IPA Project - Poll #7 - Select Specific Crystal Malt(s)
    The Averagely Perfect American IPA Project - Poll #8 - Select % of C-40 Crystal Malt
    The Averagely Perfect American IPA Project - Poll #9 - Select % of Carapils
    The Averagely Perfect American IPA Project - Poll #10- Yeast
    The Averagely Perfect American IPA Project - Poll #11- Recommended Mash Temp
    The Averagely Perfect American IPA Project - Poll #12- Flavor/Aroma Hop Nationalities
    The Averagely Perfect American IPA Project - Poll #13- IBU Target
    The Averagely Perfect American IPA Project - Poll #14- Bittering Hop Philosophy
    The Averagely Perfect American IPA Project - Poll #15A- Flavor/Aroma Hops Preliminaries "A" segment
    The Averagely Perfect American IPA Project - Poll #15B- Flavor/Aroma Hops Preliminaries "B" segment
    The Averagely Perfect American IPA Project - Poll #15C- Flavor/Aroma Hops Preliminaries "C" segment
    The Averagely Perfect American IPA Project - Poll #16- More Flavor/Aroma Hops
    The Averagely Perfect American IPA Project - Poll #17- Last Flavor/Aroma Hops
    The Averagely Perfect American IPA Project - Poll #18- Specific Bittering Hop
    The Averagely Perfect American IPA Project - Poll #19- Hop Schedule Times
    The Averagely Perfect American IPA Project - Poll #20- First Wort Hopping?
    The Averagely Perfect American IPA Project - Poll #21- 15 minute hop variety(s)
    The Averagely Perfect American IPA Project - Poll #22- 15 minute hop quantities
    The Averagely Perfect American IPA Project - Poll #23- 10 minute hop variety(s)
    The Averagely Perfect American IPA Project - Poll #24- 10 minute hop quantities
    The Averagely Perfect American IPA Project - Poll #25- 5 minute hop variety(s)
    The Averagely Perfect American IPA Project - Poll #26- 5 minute hop quantities
    The Averagely Perfect American IPA Project - Poll #27- FO/Whirlpool/Stand hop variety(s)
    The Averagely Perfect American IPA Project - Poll #28- FO/Whirlpool/Hopstand hop quantities
    The Averagely Perfect American IPA Project - Poll #29- Dry Hop hop variety(s)
    The Averagely Perfect American IPA Project - Poll #30- Dry Hop quantities
    The Averagely Perfect American IPA Project - Poll #31- Fermentation Temperature
    The Averagely Perfect American IPA Project - The Recipes


    The result was two recipes, one as a Pellet Hop version and another as a Whole Leaf Hop version, each of which were placed in the Homebrewing child forum Homebrew Recipes in the American Ales section. The links immediately below are to the two recipes.
    American Ales Averagely Perfect American IPA - Pellet Hop Version - AG
    American Ales Averagely Perfect American IPA - Whole Leaf Hop Version - AG


    The How My APA IPA Turned Out Thread