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American Wheat - All Grain Beer Brewing Kit (5 Gallons)

American Wheat - All Grain Beer Brewing Kit (5 Gallons)

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Description

(Makes 5 gallons) A real low bitterness, mild, smooth beer for easy drinking. This beer is a good choice for adding our fruit purees or flavorings. An ideal summer thirst quencher.

Estimated Original Gravity:1.042-46
SRM (Color Range: 4
IBU's: 12-16 Estimated Alcohol Percentage: 4.2%
 

Our recipe kits DO NOT include grain bags, yeast or priming sugar. To find our yeast recommendations, choose your preferred kit option above and then select the drop-down menu under “Yeast Options”.  For more info, click on the recommended yeast(s) below in the “You Might Also Need” section below. All grains will come milled, unless you select unmilled base malts.
 
 
ABV %3.8
IBU14
SRM6
Beer StyleWheat Beer
Ready to Drink Within2-4 Weeks
Alcohol ContentLow (3-5%)
BitternessLow (10-25ibu)
Fermentation Temp Range64-72
Brewing MethodAll Grain
Pre-MilledY
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lite and try something new
Suzanne Anderson on Oct 2, 2020
used it many times to make a pineapple wheat beer.
Eric B on Jun 30, 2020
lite and try something new
Suzanne Anderson on Oct 2, 2020
my dad is a great guy but he only likes basic bro beers and this is as complex as he goes. he's coming to visit and we're gonna brew together.
Michael Formisano on Aug 21, 2020
used it many times to make a pineapple wheat beer.
Eric B on Jun 30, 2020
looking to use this as a base for a flavored beer
Rey A on Jun 17, 2020
Make Beer
Chad D on Apr 11, 2020
I like wheat Beer
Gregory G on Dec 13, 2019
Base for Xmas ale I make annually
Greg P on Oct 23, 2019
So i can add honey to it
Steve P on May 25, 2019
Retrying recipe for better outcome
Chace T on Mar 15, 2019
This is my “go to” base for all my fruit beers.
Anthony A on Nov 17, 2018
I make a mean blueberry wheat, with real blueberries.
Michael S on Aug 25, 2018
use as a base for strawberry wheat beer
Roger S on May 31, 2018
Wife
Valued C on Mar 27, 2018
my dad is a great guy but he only likes basic bro beers and this is as complex as he goes. he's coming to visit and we're gonna brew together.
Michael Formisano on Aug 21, 2020
looking to use this as a base for a flavored beer
Rey A on Jun 17, 2020
What kind of dry yeast is recommended?
Barry Holbrook on Sep 21, 2018
BEST ANSWER: For this beer, which I generally use as a base for many different fruit beers, I find that I get fine results with US-05. There are no special esters or other yeast derived flavors you would be looking to generate for this simple wheat beer. US-05 is easy and does the job.
Reviews

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My 4th time brewing this
Perfect base for adding fruit in secondary. I have used extract and Puree. This kit needs fruit though. Its really boring without additions!
October 8, 2020
Purchased
7 months ago
Chilly bear
I love making this recipe , it makes a GREAT chilly bear with 2 or 3 jalapenos

Bob
April 16, 2020
Purchased
7 months ago
Good beer
This recipe is easy and easy to tweak. I added blueberry extract to it for a good american hefe with a slight blueberry background. It was well liked by all.
May 22, 2013
Great
Brewed this as a full boil, went with the Light DME from beg. of boil and added the Bavarian Wheat at Flame Out. I also up the bill with a pound of raw honey, about 3/4 lbs of DME, and Sweet orange peel. Cooled to 75 degree, Oxygenated and fermented with a starter of WLP320 (700ml starter). Just to Amp it up a bit I Dry Hopped with 1 oz of Cascade for 5 days. Kegged it for 7 days days then enjoyed with everyone.

Can't go wrong with this one.

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December 5, 2012