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Belgian Rye IPA HomeBrew Recipe

Belgian Rye IPA
Belgian Rye IPA
Belgian Rye IPA


Recipe Type: All Grain
Size: 5 Gallons
Beer Style: Belgian Rye IPA
Target ABV: 7.7%
Target IBUs: 77
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Posted February 27, 2014 by


All Grain Belgian Rye IPA HomeBrew Recipe

Profile: HomeBrew recipe for a pale copper colored Belgian Rye IPA. Aromas of passion fruit, mango, red berries, light citrus, and fruity Belgian yeast. Medium-bodied with a moderate malt sweetness, notes of spicy rye malt, and vibrant fruity hop flavors. Dry finish with high hop bitterness. Dry hopped with Mosaic hops.



12 lbs Pale 2-row

2.5 lbs Rye Malt

1 lb Munich Light

8 oz. Carapils

8 oz. Crystal Rye

4 oz. Crystal 60


1 oz. Magnum 14%a, 60 minutes

1 oz. Citra 11%a, 30 minutes

1 oz. Mosaic 13%a, 15 minutes

1 oz. Citra 11%%a, at 5 minutes

YeastWyeast 5522 Belgian Ardennes or White Labs WLP550 Belgian Ale

Dry Hops: 1 oz. Mosaic


Mash all grains for 1 hour at 152 degrees.

Sparge at 170 degrees.

One hour boil with hop regimen above.

Ferment at 65-68 degrees.

Rack to keg or secondary and age for 6 weeks. Add dry hops for the last 10 days.

  1. Avatar of Alex

    Poor recipe. The hop additions are way off. Took me 5 batches to get this down. Drop the 30M, add a 10M and a double dose of Whirlpool hop additions. I’m still playing with the malt bill as well. Do not rack to a secondary there is no need to. Keep it in the primary, use a sanitized steeping bag over the end of your auto siphon that’s going to the carboy.


    • Avatar of Alex

      Also try and reverse the pattern of the hop additions. Citra/Mosaic and Mosaic/Citra and also experiment with dry hopping with both hops. See what you like best


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