nice googling! i have a spreadsheet of some of their beers, but they seem like their brewhouse recipes so they are kind of...strange. this is similar to what's on there, except hopping was a bit higher, which i kind of expected.
this recipe has roasted barley, but the spreadsheet has black malt....hm....
The man who intoxicates himself on bad whisky is sometimes moved to kill his wife and set his house on fire, but the victim of applejack is capable of blowing up a whole town with dynamite and of reciting original poetry to every surviving inhabitant.
– "A Wicked Beverage," New York Times, April 10, 1894