• American IPA Home Brewing Beer Kit

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Unlike our India Pale Ale, which is in the British style of India Pale Ale, our American IPA is an aggressively styled hopped ale with a pronounced hop character and fragrant hop aroma.  This kit has a strong, complex hop character created by four fresh hop additions during the boil. For fans of our Triple Hopped Ale, our American IPA has a less caramelized malt flavor, and a different hopping schedule that is more minty than floral. Alcohol: 4.9%, IBU's 80.

Includes 8 pounds of blended malt extract, 4 flavoring hop additions, 125 ml of liquid yeast, and corn sugar for carbonation. Makes 5 gallons with a starting gravity of at least 1.053. Ease of Brewing: Beginner

Click to download the instructions in pdf format.

This is a photo of our American IPA when it was in the bottle for 11 days.

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by Matt Rodda
on 2/4/2019
from California
Amarican ipa
Beer was very good the only complaint would be the the variety of hopes where not labeled or in the recipe. 
by J.D.
on 11/7/2016
from Boise, ID
Easy and Delicious
I'm an all grain brewer and asked for this kit for Christmas. I accidentally got an extract kit delivered. I made it anyway and it was awesome. My friends couldn't tell the difference and I now regularly order it for weekends where I feel like a quick brew day and a great beer.
by Michael
on 2/28/2016
from Hebron CT
If you like Sierra Nevada Pale ale...
To me, this is a very good American IPA, similar to Sierra Nevada Pale Ale.  I add .5oz of Cascade to dry hop and it gives it that extra hop aroma.  A great beer for any season.  I have a 2-tap Keg and this has found a home in the left tap.  Hop guys and BMC drinkers will enjoy it and I've never had one complaint.  If you can let this beer sit a couple extra weeks it only get's better!
by BUFFHUNTER
on 8/21/2015
from GREEN VALLEY, CA
FIRST TRY A WINNER!
On a lark I picked this for my first time brewing. Even though I had stored the kit for a few months un-refrigerated, a call to Williams gave me confidence to try it anyway. Yeast pack was ready to go in a day or two, and even though I had some trouble controlling the fermentation temperature (got to 75 degrees) this beer turned out very good.  I bottled some with a capper on used bottles, and a couple of  1 qt wire bail stopper bottles, and  kegged one 1-1/2 gallon TAP-A DRAFT plastic keg. By then I had a temperature control for an old fridge and racked for two week per instructions. Beer was very good! Third and 4th weeks even better!  Not as clear as I expected, but that's home brew.  Will consider secondary fermentation or clarifying agents next.  Highly hopped beer, but I like it that way. Definitely a keeper.
by daniel
on 7/1/2015
from pacifica
Really Very Good
If you can get the gravity down and ferment at a consistent temp, this is a great kit!
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Ryan
9/8/2019 12:59:37 PM
Are you able to tell me which hops are in this kit? For instance, aromatic hop KCN050? Is it cascade, simcoe, etc? thanks.
Chinook 1.25 oz, Cascade 1.5 oz., Cascade 1.25 oz, and finally Northern Brewer .5 oz (KCN050)
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