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Old 03-31-2011, 05:43 PM   #1
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What Brewers best kit would help me achieve a beer thats closest to blue moon?


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Old 03-31-2011, 05:45 PM   #2
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Not a kit recommendation, but I will refer you to this very..very reliable thread:

http://www.homebrewtalk.com/f12/blue-moon-clone-65328/


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Old 03-31-2011, 05:46 PM   #3
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I would try the Witbier kit. I've never made their recipe and on their website it just says "Spice Pack". Some coriander and orange peel is usually the norm.
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Old 03-31-2011, 05:47 PM   #4
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Brewer’s Best Witbier Kit. Cheers!!!
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Old 04-01-2011, 05:53 AM   #5
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This is AHS version of Blue Moon. Check it out.

http://www.austinhomebrew.com/produc...59493fbd733f72

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Old 04-01-2011, 07:00 AM   #6
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As Wayne will tell you, you want to use a neutral yeast and not a belgian wit yeast so that the citrus flavor will come though. I have a blue moon-ish beer fermenting right now and cant wait to try it out
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Old 04-01-2011, 05:16 PM   #7
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wayne recommended to me to use S-05.. I have made several batches and it may not be 100% blue moon, it is damned good beer. In fact I have ben asked to make it for a wedding reception. I have 2 batches ready to keg and one to make.


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