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Old 12-30-2008, 09:21 PM   #1
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Hello all. I am looking for a house beer recipe that is a bit lower in alcohol, on the lighter side, able to be drunk in quantitites - you know - a session beer. I makes lots of IPA's and pales but would like something that does not sneak up on you like my beers have tended to do. Any ideas?


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Old 12-30-2008, 09:45 PM   #2
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You could clone MGD 64; here's the recipe:

5.00 gallons water
3 drops brown food coloring
4.00 oz Corn Sugar
11 grams of US_04

Skip the boil. Put everything in your bottling bucket, stir well, and bottle it. In 3 weeks you've got MGD 64!

Seriously though what about Orfy's Mld Mannered Mild? If it were me I'd just shoot for something well balanced, not overly carbonated, and around 3% abv.


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Check out BierMuncher's recipes. He brews loads of session beers.
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I'll check his out - I plan on brewing tomorrow hopefully. Thanks!
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another vote for the BM. His recipes are spot on.


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