Special Issue: IPA Style Guide

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At Wits’ End IPA

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Recipe inspired by Collaboration #2, a collaboration between Boulevard Brewing Co. and Deschutes Brewery. Part witbier, part IPA, loaded with character.

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Sumpin’ Like Little Sumpin’ Sumpin’ (Wheat IPA)

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If you enjoy the Lagunitas Brewing Co.’s A Little Sumpin Sumpin, then you should enjoy this homebrewed version. Smooth malt background with the help of wheat and Victory® malt and a huge hop profile.

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Smooth Rye’d

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As the name implies, this is a smooth version of a rye IPA. It has the characteristic “snap” from rye and rye malt, but this is not as pronounced as in some rye beers. If you’d prefer a more “in your face” version, try adding a pound (0.45 kg) of rye malt to your mash.

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DC’s Rye IPA

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An older IPA recipe from our archives. Feel free to substitute with different hops or keep them the same to remember what an IPA was like before the IPA-mania.

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Leaf Peeper Imperial Red

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A fall time classic in my house. A big citrus blast of hops with a nice malt backdrop.

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Amarillo Sunset Red IPA

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Amarillo® hops can be a tough one to find in the market these days. If you do happen upon some, this is a great red IPA for using them.

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Cairn 100% Brett IPA

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There are many different ways to go with fermenting this recipe from Sacch Trois to Brett Trois or any favorite strain of yours. Either way, the Centennial and Citra® hops should please any hop fan.

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Schwarzchild  Black IPA

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Amarillo®, Cascade and Centennial drive the hop flavor and aroma in this black IPA.

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Lawson’s Finest Liquids’ Toast clone

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Lawson’s Finest Liquids’ Toast clone (5 gallons/19 L, all-grain) OG = 1.059 FG = 1.013 IBU = 70 SRM = 33 ABV = 5.9% Ingredients 11 lbs. (5 kg) 2-row pale malt

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Fresh Hop Black IPA

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This recipe is for utilizing fresh hop (wet hop) Cascade hops…in abundance.

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Double Black IPA

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Double Black IPA (5 gallons/19 L, all-grain) OG = 1.085 FG = 1.018 IBU = 100+ SRM = 33 ABV = 9.3% Ingredients 13.2 lbs. (6 kg) North American pale malt (2

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Bombay After Dark

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Bombay After Dark (5 gallons/19 L, all-grain) OG = 1.070 FG = 1.018 IBU = 49 SRM = 27 ABV = 7.1% Ingredients 11.5 lbs. (5.2 kg) 2-row pale malt 1 lb.

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Barley Brown’s Brewing Co.’s Turmoil Cascadian Dark Ale clone

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Barley Brown’s Brewing Co.’s Turmoil Cascadian Dark Ale clone (5 gallons/19 L, all-grain) OG = 1.070 FG = 1.010 IBU = 94 SRM = 35 ABV = 8.4% Ingredients 11.5 lbs. (5.2

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Tragen Babbel (Belgian IPA)

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Belgian IPAs can be a challenge, balancing the Belgian yeast character with the hop character. You don’t want one to overpower the other. This recipe helps toe that line.

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The Tri-Centennial DIPA

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A big honker of a DIPA with strong orange/grapefruit, character of Centennial hops coming out in this classic West-Coast style DIPA.

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Pacific Coast Brewing Co.’s Megalodon Imperial IPA clone

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West-coast IPAs are known for two things, huge hop character and a dry finish. Here is an extract-based recipe for those looking to create a big west-coast IPA without the hassle of an all-grain brewday. Pacific Brewing Co. may no longer be brewing beer, but the legacy of Megalodon lives on.

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Matt Gauzza’s Imperial IPA

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Simcoe®/Amarillo® is one of the great hop combos in modern craft brewing. Homebrewer Matt Guazza supplies BYO with an imperial IPA recipe with a nice malt backbone to compliment this hop pairing.

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Lompoc Brewing Co.’s C-Sons Greetings Ale clone

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According to Lompoc Brewing Co.’s website, C-Sons Greetings Ale features “A deep copper colored ale brewed and dry-hopped with all seven “C” hops for a piney, citrusy, floral and resinous aroma. Offers a full hop flavor with a rich caramel malt finish and an endless developing hop presence.”

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Double Trouble Double IPA

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Dean Mochizuki, Assistant Head Brewer at Pike Brewing Co. in Seattle, Washington, provides BYO magazine with a recipe for his Double Trouble Double IPA, a favorite recipe of his. Columbus and Amarillo® hops are featured in this brew.

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Dick’s Brewing Co.’s Bottleworks IPA clone

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Since this is a big beer, Dick’s takes it’s time producing Bottleworks IPA. It takes a total of 6 weeks to ferment, clear in the bright tank, mellow, and then Dick’s bottle conditions the beer for another 2 week.

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BrewDog’s Hardcore IPA clone

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The Scottish brewery continues their unabashed style of brewing with this beer teeming with American hops and UK malts.

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The Alchemist’s Holey Moley clone

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John Kimmich says that this beer was “dry hopped extensively with Cascade and Amarillo® hops,” which makes me believe he either used a lot of dry hops in one stage or dry hopped this beer in two stages.”

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Ballantine Brewing Co.’s Ballantine IPA clone

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Ballantine carried the hoppy torch for many years with their Ballantine IPA. You can try to recreate that classic amber-colored beer with this recipe.

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West Coast Style IPA

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A recipe inspired by Green Flash’s West-Coast IPA. Big late hopping and dry hopping additions give a big boost while the bitterness and malts balance each other nicely. Recipe written by Jamil Zainasheff

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Stefan Shoemaker’s Gluten-Free American IPA

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In need of an enjoyable gluten free beer? Here is one for you. Feel free to increase the late-hopping rate for a more aromatic IPA or to swap out hop varieties for your favorite.

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Simtra Mosalaxy IPA

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Simtra Mosalaxy IPA (5 gallons/19 L, all-grain) OG = 1.067 FG = 1.016 IBU = 80+ SRM = 14 ABV = 7% Ingredients 13.5 lbs. (6.1 kg) Muntons Maris Otter malt blend

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Roswell IPA

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Roswell IPA (5 gallons/19 L, all-grain) OG = 1.070 FG = 1.014 IBU = 60 SRM = 8 ABV = 7.7% Ingredients 13 lbs. 9 oz. (6.15 kg) US 2-row pale malt

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Riverwards IPA

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Riverwards IPA (5 gallons/19 L, all-grain) OG = 1.060  FG = 1.012 IBU = 42  SRM = 4 ABV = 6.4% Ingredients 11 lbs. (5 kg) 2-row pale malt 1.4 lbs. (0.64

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New Belgium Brewing Co.’s Ranger IPA clone

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This was the first in New Belgium Brewing Co.’s Ranger series. This has since been replaced by the Voodoo Ranger line of IPAs. This is a smooth drinking IPA with a nice orange glow and strong hop character provided by Chinook, Simcoe and Cascade hops.

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Klaus Brau’s Kitchen Sink IPA

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Klaus Brau’s Kitchen Sink IPA (5 gallons/19 L, all-grain) OG = 1.060   FG = 1.013 IBU = 67  SRM = 8  ABV = 6.2% Ingredients 7 lbs. (3.18 kg) 2-row pale malt

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inSANTIAM IPA

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inSANTIAM IPA (5 gallons/19 L, all-grain) OG = 1.072 FG = 1.014 IBU = 64 SRM = 5 ABV = 8% Ingredients 10 lbs. (4.5 kg) Pilsner 2-row malt 4 lbs. (1.8

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Hoppy Days IPAYYYEEE

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Hoppy Days IPAYYYEEE (5 gallons/19 L, all-grain) OG = 1.075 FG = 1.020 IBU = 100+ SRM = 5 ABV = 7.7% Ingredients 14.4 lbs. (6.5 kg) 2-row pale malt (1.8 °L)

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Hoppiness is an IPA

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Hoppiness is an IPA (5 gallons/19 L, all-grain) OG = 1.065 FG = 1.012 IBU = 65 SRM = 8 ABV = 7.2% Ingredients 11.5 lbs. (5.2 kg) pale ale malt 14.1

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Hop Skip & Jump American IPA

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Hop Skip & Jump American IPA (5 gallons/19 L, all-grain) OG = 1.069 FG = 1.017 IBU = 66 SRM = 7 ABV = 7.2% Ingredients 12 lbs. (5.45 kg) 2-row pale

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El Dorado IPA

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El Dorado IPA (5 gallons/19 L, all-grain) OG = 1.066 FG = 1.012 IBU = 60 SRM = 7 ABV = 7.4% Ingredients 10 lbs. (4.5 kg) 2-row pale malt 3.5 lbs.

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Barley’s Brewing Co.’s Blurry Bike IPA clone

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Columbus, Ohio based Barley Brewing Co. asks that homebrewers “Ride your bike to the local homebrew shop to get the supplies – it won’t turn out the same otherwise!” — Angelo Signorino

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Bacchus Wai-iti IPA clone

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Bacchus Wai-iti IPA clone (5 gallons/19 L, all-grain) OG = 1.063 FG = 1.010 IBU = 92 SRM = 9 ABV = 7.1% Ingredients 11 lbs. (5 kg) 2-row pale ale malt

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Anchor Brewing Co.’s Liberty Ale clone

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Anchor Brewing Co.’s Liberty Ale clone (5 gallons/19 L, all-grain) OG = 1.059 FG = 1.011 IBU = 48 SRM = 4 ABV = 5.9% Ingredients 12.5 lbs. (5.7 kg) 2-row pale

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Well-Traveled IPA

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Well-Traveled IPA (5 gallons/19 L, all-grain) OG = 1.072 FG = 1.015 IBU = 60 SRM = 7 ABV = 7.9% Ingredients 14.5 lbs. (6.6 kg) English pale ale malt (3–4 °L)

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Shawn’s Real IPA

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An English-styled IPA. If you’re looking to brew a more sessionable, easy drinking IPA, here is a good recipe for you.