SAN FRANCISCO, CA - APRIL 12:  A two-month-old Sumatran tiger cub is carried by its mother, Leanne, in their enclosure at the San Francisco Zoo on April 12, 2013 in San Francisco, California.  The san Francisco Zoo introduced a two-month-old Sumatran tiger cub to the public for the first time since it was born.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) ORG XMIT: 166578034

Craft Beer – Amber Ale

I have been writing these post now some time after I brew the beers. So I almost forgot this one! Taking what I have learned and mixing everything I like.

Spot & Stripe Ale named after a tv documentary that followed two Sumatran tiger cubs named Spot and Stripe.

Ingredients

  • 12 l water
  • 100 g Caraplus 200 malt (whole grains, milled in mortar, in the water until 65 degrees)
  • 1 can of Cooper Amber
  • 60 min: 15g Simcoe (12.9)
  • 15 min: 20g Southern Dawn (11.4)
  • 5 min: 10g Mosaic
  • 5 min: 10g Cascade
  • 1 pkgs American Ale Blend WLP060
  • 10g Mosaic and 10g Southern Passion for dry hopping

Data

IBU: ~48
OG: 1.060
FG: 1.016
ABV: ~5.5%

Fermented for 3 weeks with the last week dry hopping Mosaic and Southern Passion.

Stripe and Spot