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Full "Steam" Ahead

California Common Beer



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Brewer/Contributor: Brian Smith

Batch Size: 5.00 gal

Boil Size: 3.98 gal

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Full "Steam" Ahead

Type: Extract

Date: 2/11/1999

Batch Size: 5.00 gal

Brewer: Brian Smith
Boil Size: 3.98 galAsst Brewer:
Boil Time: 45 min Equipment: Brew Pot (5 Gallon)
Taste Rating(out of 50): 38.0 Brewhouse Efficiency: -
Taste Notes: Mellowed into an easy-to-drink, low alcohol beer good with hot food. Nothing like Anchor Steam. Good beer, but not great.


AmountItemType% or IBU
6.00 lbAmber Dry Extract (12.5 SRM)Dry Extract80.00 %
1.00 lbExtra Light Dry Extract (3.0 SRM)Dry Extract13.33 %
0.50 lbMunich Malt - 20L (20.0 SRM)Grain6.67 %
1.00 ozNorthern Brewer [8.50 %] (45 min)Hops20.2 IBU
1.00 ozUltra [4.20 %] (45 min)Hops10.0 IBU
1.00 tspIrish Moss (Boil 15.0 min)Misc
1 PkgsCalifornia Lager (Wyeast Labs #2112)Yeast-Lager


Beer Profile

Est Original Gravity: 1.062 SG

Measured Original Gravity: 1.032 SG
Est Final Gravity: 1.018 SGMeasured Final Gravity: 1.007 SG
Estimated Alcohol by Vol: 5.66 % Actual Alcohol by Vol: 3.25 %
Bitterness: 30.3 IBUCalories: 138 cal/pint
Est Color: 10.7 SRMColor:

Mash Profile

Mash Name: NoneTotal Grain Weight: 10.00 lb
Sparge Water: -Grain Temperature: -
Sparge Temperature: -TunTemperature: -
Adjust Temp for Equipment: FALSEMash PH: -

Steep grains as desired (30-60 minutes)

Mash Notes: -

Carbonation and Storage

Carbonation Type: Corn SugarVolumes of CO2: 2.4
Pressure/Weight: 3.8 ozCarbonation Used: 3/4 cup
Keg/Bottling Temperature: 60.0 FAge for: 28.0 days
Storage Temperature: 52.0 F 


Single stage...musta been in a hurry for the Chili Cookoff.

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