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Maine Beer Co. Peeper Ale

Peeper Pale Ale was the first recipe the Kleban brothers perfected when they decided to open their brewery in 2009. Maine Beer Co. (Freeport, Maine) describes Peeper as dry, clean, and well balanced, with a generous dose of American hops.

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Maine Beer Co. Peeper Ale | American Pale Ale

Ingredients

  • For 5 gallons
    • 8 lb Pale (2-row) malt
    • 0.5 lb Vienna malt
    • 6 oz Red Wheat
    • 6 oz Carapils malt
    • 0.25 oz Magnum hops, 10% a.a. (60 min)
    • 0.15 oz Amarilla hops, 9.2% a.a. (10 min)
    • 0.2 oz Cascade hops, 5.5% a.a. (10 min)
    • 0.2 oz Centennial hops, 10% a.a. (10 min)
    • 1.5 oz Amarillo hops, 10% a.a. (whirlpool)
    • 2.0 oz Cascade hops, 5.5% a.a. (whirlpool)
    • 2 oz Centennial hops, 10% a.a. (whirlpool)
    • 2.5 oz Amarillo hops (dry)
    • 2.5 oz Centennial hops (dry)
    • Wyeast 1056

    Specifications

    • Original Gravity: 1.047
    • Final Gravity: 1.0065

    Directions

    Single infusion mash at 150° F.

    Conduct a 60 minute boil, following the hop additions listed in the ingredients.

    Ferment at 68° F. Dry hop after fermentation is complete.

     
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