Last Activity:11-27-2013 12:21 PM
Posted in thread: Alpine Duet IPA Clone Suggestions/Comments Needed on 11-27-2013 at 06:21 PM
From what I have read (again, i've never used sugar), sugar added to the fermenter is used to
increase ABV and dryness.Sugar added at any point is to boost ABV and increase dryness...
doesn't matter i...
Posted in thread: Alpine Duet IPA Clone Suggestions/Comments Needed on 11-27-2013 at 04:11 PM
No worries; and sorry I didn't make it clearer that I wrote the blog... I honestly wasn't even
thinking that the name didn't match up! Your recipe looks good; like I said, I think you could
get away w...
Posted in thread: Alpine Duet IPA Clone Suggestions/Comments Needed on 11-27-2013 at 02:38 PM
As for meek brewing's clones, supposedly Alpine doesn't add table sugar to the duet and the
dryness comes from pitching a well aerated wort. I aerate really well so I am hoping I do not
get too dry of...
Posted in thread: Alpine Duet IPA Clone Suggestions/Comments Needed on 11-26-2013 at 05:12 PM
A bit old, but this guy did a clone, and posted about it. got some info from Pat at
Alpine."Thank you for your interest in Alpine Beer Company. All the way across the continent?
Alpine Lager doesn’t...
Posted in thread: Maine Beer Co. "ZOE" Amber Ale Clone Attempt on 10-18-2013 at 03:16 AM
How did it go?Really great... very close to what I remember Zoe as being (I find that Zoes I've
had recently aren't as hoppy as it used to be).Tasting notes and comparison are here:
Posted in thread: Pliny the Younger Clone on 08-24-2013 at 02:29 PM
Throwing my hat in the ring with my attempt... had the real thing, unfortunately, but wanted
to try the recipe. Based it very closely on the one thought up by Scott at Bertus Brewery,
Posted in thread: Maine Beer Co. "ZOE" Amber Ale Clone Attempt on 05-10-2013 at 01:35 PM
Ok, guys, finally got an email through to Dan Kleban at MBC... I came up with a recipe attempt
on my own, and he said it was very close, and made a few suggestions.This beer is fermenting
now... high ...
Posted in thread: Maine Beer Co. "ZOE" Amber Ale Clone Attempt on 02-27-2013 at 06:50 PM
Just an update on my part... I tried emailing one of the brewers directly regarding a clone for
Zoe. They never replied.
Posted in thread: Maine Beer Co. "ZOE" Amber Ale Clone Attempt on 02-06-2013 at 08:55 PM
I emailed Maine Beer Co. once about some help with a clone recipe... the only reply I got was
one directing me to the info you posted from their website.I'd like to get a direct line to one
of the own...
Posted in thread: What Caramel Malts Do You Use In Your Favorite Brown Ale Recipes? on 01-18-2013 at 06:55 PM
I brewed a Southern English Brown a while ago (drinking it now) that had 7% each of Crystal 40,
80, and 120 L. It was loosely based on Jamil's recipe, which I had brewed before, but with a
bit more Cr...