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Old Ale - Extract Beer Brewing Kit (5 Gallons)
KIT184
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Description

MoreBeer!'s Old Ale kit has a nice richness and complexity that you don't find with most Old Ales. The crystal malts provide a great caramel backbone, perfect for aging for 4-6 months.

Tip: try aging this beer on 1-2 oz of French or Hungarian Oak Cubes for a great old world flavor!

Estimated Original Gravity:1.082-85
SRM (Color Range: 25-28
IBU's: 56-59 Estimated Alcohol Percentage: 8%


Our recipe kits DO NOT include grain bags or yeast. The recommended yeast(s) can be found below. All grains will come milled.

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Item # KIT184
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Availability California - In Stock
Pennsylvania - In Stock
Weight 16LBS
ABV %8
IBU58
SRM27
Beer StyleSpecialty
Ready to Drink Within8+ Weeks
Alcohol ContentHigh (7-9%)
BitternessHigh (46-70ibu)
Fermentation Temp Range64-72
Brewing MethodExtract
Pre-MilledY
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Love Old Ales. This looks like a good one to put into a barrel.
Big J on Aug 17, 2018
Love Old Ales. This looks like a good one to put into a barrel.
Big J on Aug 17, 2018
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Into a barrel it went. Tastes great.
Brewed very easy and hit expected gravity. I used US-04 yeast.
This tastes very good but needs to age. I put it into a charred oak barrel that had been treated with Makers Mark Bourbon. I will leave in the barrel until I get the oak flavor intensity that I am looking for. This should age very well and become a great drinker in 6 months to a year.
September 7, 2018
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1 month ago
Great Beer but let it age!
This beer will entice you with it complexity right after carbonation but please give it at least 3 months of conditioning before you let it become part of your regular rotation. I'm at the 6 month mark and it is perfect. All the flavors have come together and it's a real treat at the end of the day. It has become a favorite of mine and all my beer drinking buddies. It will become your's too.
February 5, 2014
strong hop flavor
This beer gets better with age the problem is its hard to stay away from it.
January 18, 2013