Cincinnati Pale Ale (Modified.. Turned Bitter)

Batch Size

22 L


  1. 3.3 lb (1.5 kg) Bries CBW Pure Malt Extract, Golden Light (LME)
  2. 3 lb (1.36 kg) Bries Amber (DME)


Quantity Time
Nugget 0.5 Oz 60 min
Northern Brewer 0.35 Oz 60 min
Liberty 1 Oz 30 min
Cascade 0.5 Oz 15 min

IBU: 42.2

Original Gravity

Initial: 1.040

Bottling: 1.025 -> 1.030

Finish: … (haven’t tested but probably 1.005)


It’s very bitter. I think it’s good but definitely should have reduced the bittering hops. Also, it’s probably not malty enough. The color is right though so it may be over fermented or just plain over bittered.