All Grain Imperial IPA Recipe
Profile: HomeBrew recipe for an Imperial IPA similar to Knee Deep Simtra Triple IPA. Strong and full-bodied with flavors of tropical fruit, pine, citrus, and dank earthy hops. Intense hop bitterness. Recipe uses a massive amount of hops which may cause issues with some brewing systems when racking the cooled wort from the boil to a fermentation vessel.
20 lbs Pale 2-row
1 lb Crystal 40
12 oz. CaraPils
2 oz. Simcoe 13%a, at 60 minutes
2 oz. Citra 11%a, at 60 minutes
1 oz. Simcoe 13%a, at 30 minutes
1 oz. Citra 11%a, at 30 minutes
1 oz. Simcoe 13%a, at 10 minutes
1 oz. Citra 11%a, at 10 minutes
Other: Treat mash and sparge water with Gypsum if using soft water
Dry-Hops: 1 oz. Citra, 1 oz. Simcoe
Mash all grains for 1 hour at 152 degrees.
Sparge at 170 degrees.
One hour boil.
Ferment at 65F.