Brew Day: Extract C5 (American Pale Ale) and Texas Steam (California Common)

2nd Brew Day, June 1st, 2014.

C5 (American Pale Ale) – 5.5% ABV / 47 IBU/ 10 Gallons – Extract

Fermentables

  • Malt – Light (16 pounds)
  • 2 Row Base (10 ounces)
  • Crystal 70L (10 ounces)
  • Crystal 100L (10 ounces)
  • Carafa I (2 ounces)

Hops

  • Cascade (2 ounces, 1oz @ 5 min / 1oz @ 7 days)
  • Centennial (2 ounces, 1oz @ 30 min / 1oz @ 7 day)
  • Chinook (1 ounce @ 60 min)
  • Citra (1 ounce @ 0 min)
  • Columbus (1 ounce @ 15 min)

Yeast

  • Wyeast (Ale) 1056 – American Ale
C5 Brew Bill
C5 Brew Bill
Sanitizing is key
Sanitizing is Key
C5 Brewing In Progress
C5 Brewing In Progress
C5 Boil
C5 Boil
C5 Raging Boil
C5 Raging Boil
C5 Cool Down
C5 Cool Down
C5 Fermenting
C5 Fermenting
C5 ready to drink
C5 Ready to Drink

Texas Steam (California Common) – 4.6% ABV / 41 IBU/ 10 Gallons – Extract

Fermentables

  • Malt – Extra Light (10 pounds)
  • Pale Ale (5 pounds)
  • CaraPils (1 pound)
  • Crystal 60L (1 pound)

Hops

  • Northern Brew (4 ounces, 2oz @ 60 min / 1oz @ 15 min / 1oz @ 5 min)

Yeast

  • White Labs (Lager) WLP810 – San Francisco

 

Texas Steam Brew Bill
Texas Steam Brew Bill

 

Texas Steam Steeping
Texas Steam Steeping
Texas Steam Full Boil
Texas Steam Full Boil
Texas Steam Cool Down
Texas Steam Cool Down
Transferring Texas Steam to the Carboy
Transferring Texas Steam to the Carboy
Texas Steam Fermentation
Texas Steam Fermentation
Texas Steam Ready to Drink
Texas Steam Ready to Drink

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