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American Ale - Extract Recipe Kit

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Our American Ale recipe is based off of a classic recipe with a complex mixture of hops that give it a great balance, and impart a complex flavor and aroma profile. Similar to British Ale styles but with a lighter color and the use of American hops, which add in more bitterness than their English relatives. It's an easy to drink beer great all year round for every season. 

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American Ale - Extract Recipe Kit Instructions

Style Overview: 
The classic American Ale is a medium bodied beer similar to English Ales, but distinguishes itself with it's generous use of American Hops which are more bitter than their English cousins. Usually made with medium to heavy dose of American hops and will have a lightly golden to deep amber color. 

General Info: 

  • Batch Size: 5 Gallons
  • Mash at 153
  • Ferment at 66 – 68 degrees
  • Est. Original Gravity: 1.065 SG
  • Est. Final Gravity: 1.014 SG
  • Est. Alcohol by Volume: 7 %
  • Bitterness: 70-75 IBUs
  • Est. Color: 17 SRM


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1 Review

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    Recent Purchase

    Posted by Martin C. on Nov 13th 2015

    I did not receive any confirmation on this order, therefore, no way to track it.