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Atlas Brew Works Rowdy Rye Ale

Atlas Brew Works in Washington D.C. created this hop-forward rye ale that is both fun and aggressive. Using a large amount of specialty malts and three hop varieties, it is sure to get rye ale lovers’ attention.

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Atlas Brew Works Rowdy Rye Ale | American Wheat or Rye

Ingredients

  • For 5 gal (18.9 L)
    • 6 lb (2.72 kg) Briess Pilsen malt
    • 1.5 lb (0.68 kg) Briess Rye malt
    • 0.8 lb (0.36 kg) Weyermann Carared
    • 0.8 lb (0.36 kg) Briess Aromatic malt
    • 0.4 lb (0.18 kg) Briess Victory malt
    • 0.4 lb (0.18 kg) Briess Carapils malt
    • 0.2 lb (91 g) Briess Midnight Wheat
    • 0.32 oz (9 g) Bravo hops (90 min)
    • 0.48 oz (13.5 g) Zythos hops (20 min)
    • 1.23 oz (35 g) Centennial hops (5 min)
    • 0.63 oz (18 g) Centennial hops (dry hop)
    • 0.63 oz (18 g) Zythos hops (dry hop)
    • American Ale yeast

    Specifications

    • Original Gravity: 1.057 (14 P)
    • ABV: 6.2%
    • IBU: 50
    • SRM: 19

    Directions

    Single infusion mash at 68° C (154° F). Conduct a 90 minute boil.

    Optional water profile: Using carbon filtered DC tap water, add 1.5 g of calcium sulfate and 1.5 g calcium chloride to the mash, as well as 2 mL of food grade 85% phosphoric acid to the sparge.