Janet’s Brown Ale Data and Results



Not a bad beer, a little too bitter for a brown ale in my opinion. Finished pretty dry for a maltier beer. The water profile is very minerally and it definitely comes through in the beer. With every hoppy bottled beer, the aroma fades too much for me.


Recipe Specifics:

Type: All Grain Oxygen: shook Mash Efficiency: 66.00% Target Carbonation: 2.5 Dry Hop as % of Total Hop Build: 33.33%
IBUs: 62.1 Original Gravity: 1.062 Days in Fermenter: 21 Real Attenuation: 88.67% Bitterness to Original Gravity: 1
SRM: 19.5 Final Gravity: 1.01 Cold Crash: No Apparent Attenuation: 83.87% Bitterness to Final Gravity: 6.21
Boil Minutes: 90 ABV: 6.80% Mash pH: N/A Total Grams Hops Used: 168 Dry Hops in Keg: No
Starter: No Batch Size: 5 Final Beer pH:  Hop Stand as % of Boil: 0.00% Stir During Mash: Yes

Taste Results:

Score from 0 (lowest) to 5 (highest)

Beer Score: 27 Hop Aroma Detectability: 2 Head Retention: 3 Minerality: 4 Pleasing Mouthfeel: 3
Excitement Level: 2.5 Pleasing Hop Aroma: 2 Alcohol Detectability: 3 Dryness: 2 Harsh Bitterness: 3.75
Drinkability: 2.5 Hop Flavor Detectability: 1.75 Maltiness: 3.75 Sweetness: 3.5 Pleasing Bitterness: 2
Clarity: 1.5 Pleasing Hop Flavor: 2 Tartness: 0 Mouthfeel Thickness: 3.25 Off Flavors: No
Beer Stability: 2 Head Size: 2.75 Sourness: 0 Mouthfeel Softness: 2

Aroma Results:

Score from 0 (lowest) to 5 (highest)

Fruity: 2 Spicy/Peppery: 0 Tropical Fruit: 0 Orange: 0 Pear: 0 Grapefruit: 0 Bubblegum: 0 Coriander: 0
Citrus: 2 Tobacco/Earthy: 0 Pine: 0 Cherry: 0 Cocoa: 0 Resin: 0 Vanilla: 0 Brett Funk: 0
Stone Fruit: 0 Woody/Cedar: 0 Grassy: 0 Melon: 0 Banana: 0 Dank: 0 Tea: 0 Brett Fruitiness: 0
Floral: 2.25 Herbal: 2.75 Berry: 0 Apple: 0 Pineapple: 0 Onion/Garlic: 0 Licorice: 0

Water Profile:

Reverse Osmosis Water: No Baking Soda (gram/gallon): N/A Total Sulfate: N/A Total Hardness: N/A
Gypsum (gram/gallon): N/A Calcium Chloride (gram/gallon): N/A Total Bicarbonate: N/A Total Alkalinity: N/A
Epsom Salt (gram/gallon): N/A Total Calcium: N/A Total Cations: N/A Total RA: N/A
Sea Salt (gram/gallon): N/A Total Magnesium: N/A Total Anions: N/A S04:Cl Ratio: N/A

Mash Profile:

Mashed at 154 for 60 Minutes


Yeast 1: WLP001 Ounces of Yeast 1 Slurry: 3.5 Yeast 1 Generation: 2 Yeast 1 Slurry Days Old: 5
Yeast 2: N/A Ounces of Yeast 2 Slurry: N/A Yeast 2 Generation: N/A Yeast 2 Slurry Days Old: N/A
Stage 1 Fermentation Temperature: 67 Stage 2 Fermentation Temperature: 70 Stage 3 Fermentation Temperature: N/A Ambient Temperature: No

Dry Hopping:

Dry Hop Temperature: 70 Dry Hop Dose Left in Keg: N/A
Dry Hop Dose #1 Days: 5 Dry Hop Dose #2 Days: 2


Total Hop Oil/Acid Composition in Beer:

Beta Acids: 3.25 Linalool: 0.61 Humulene: 18.45
Alpha Acids: 7.33 Caryophyllene: 8.42 Geraniol: 0.5
Myrcene: 20.86 Farnesene: 2.32 Other: 17.23

Total Hop Oil/Acid Composition in Boil:

Beta Acids: 2.88 Linalool: 0.56 Humulene: 21.47
Alpha Acids: 5.75 Caryophyllene: 9.7 Geraniol: 0.18
Myrcene: 4.8 Farnesene: 3.38 Other: 16.72

Total Hop Oil/Acid Composition at Flameout:

Beta Acids:  Linalool:  Humulene: 
Alpha Acids:  Caryophyllene:  Geraniol: 
Myrcene:  Farnesene:  Other: 

Total Hop Oil/Acid Composition in Dry Hop:

Beta Acids: 4 Linalool: 0.71 Humulene: 12.42
Alpha Acids: 10.5 Caryophyllene: 5.88 Geraniol: 1.15
Myrcene: 52.156 Farnesene: 0.22 Other: 18.25

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