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Posts tagged “DME

Some Homebrewing Updates.

So I’ve had several homebrewing projects going on behind the scenes here at Bono Brew, and I just wanted to update because this IS, after all, a homebrewing blog and I haven’t been doing much blogging about homebrewing. Go figure. Whatevs. (more…)


Sierra Nevada Pale Ale Clone Recipe

Sierra Nevada Pale Ale Clone

Just tossing in an extract kit today that I’ve had for a few weeks, and I want to make sure that I use the White Labs yeast I have before it “expires.” This will definitely be a celebration beer (no Sierra Nevada pun intended) – I’m about halfway through going through a no-grain, no-dairy, no-sugar, no-processed diet challenge with the Crossfit box I’m part of. 15 days without beer has been no fun. But this will make me appreciate my beer more, won’t it? Right?

  • 4oz Crystal 40
  • 6.5# Briess Light DME
  • 1oz Nugget (60 min)
  • 1/2oz Pearle (15 min)
  • 1 tsp irish moss (15 min)
  • 1oz Cascade (1 min)
  • 1/2oz Cascade (dry hop)
  • Yeast: White Labs WLP051 – California V Ale