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Home » Recipes » DIPA Tasteoff Winner - Tom Wolf's Hop Worship Double IPA
DIPA Tasteoff Winner - Tom Wolf's Hop Worship Double IPA
Out of best lineup ever gathered for a club's tasteoff for a brew session, Tom Wolf emerged victorous over a tough field (Winner was decided by a runoff with the third place entry one vote behind). This DIPA is agressively hop forward with an emphasis on the strong piney flavors of Chinook hops.
Style:    Double "Imperial" India Pale Ale (IPA)
Brewed by:    Tom Wolf
Batch Size:    7.7 Gallons
Boil Time:    90 Minutes
Actual OG    1.082
Actual FG    1.010
Est. IBU    239.3 IBUs
Efficency    71%
Est. Color    8 SRM
Recipe Index | Promash File
Grains, Extracts, Sugars
Malt Name Maltser Amount Percentage
Domestic 2-Row Great Western 11.0 lbs 42.7%
Marris Otter Crisp 11.0 lbs 42.7%
Cara-Pils Malt 1.5 lbs 5.8%
Table Sugar 1.5 lbs 5.8%
Crystal 55L Bairds 0.50 lbs 1.9%
Wheat Malt 0.25 lbs 1.0%
Hops
Name Form Alpha Amount Time
Chinook Whole 12.5% 1.0 oz First Wort
Chinook Whole 12.5% 1.0 oz 90
Chinook Pellet 12.2% 0.50 oz 90
Warrior Pellet 17.1% 2.75 oz 90
Centennial Pellet 9.1% 2.0 oz 37
Simcoe Pellet 12% 1.0 oz 37
Columbus Pellet 14.3% 1.0 oz 0
Simcoe Pellet 9.1% 1.0 oz 0
Fuggle Whole 5.0% 0.50 oz Dry Hop
Crystal Whole 3.25% 0.50 oz Dry Hop
Yeast
Man. Code Name Type Amount (Starter)
White Labs WLP001 California Ale Ale 2.0 Gallons
Mash Schedule
Step Rest Temp Rest Time Heat Water
Mash In 149 F 60 minutes Infusion 6G @ 158
Sparge 169 F
Extras
1 TBSP Gypsum (Mash Water)
1 Whirlfloc
Notes

From "Good" Tom's Notes:

Batch Size 7.69
First wort hop with 1 oz of the Chinook flowers.
Add 1tsp Whirlflock moss 20 minutes before end.
Chill to 60 F and pitch 2 gallon starter.
Ferment two weeks at <68 F
Dry Hop 2 weeks with 1/2 oz each of Fuggles and Crystal flowers.
Slowly lower temperature to 32 F on the 4th week to drop yeast and haze.
Force carbonate to 2.5 atmospheres.

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