American Pale Ale – 5 Gallon Recipe Kit


American Pale Ale extract recipe kit 5 gallons


Perhaps the most widely brewed American style ale. Moderately strong hop aroma and bitterness. Pale and Munich malt base provides deep gold, almost amber, color and medium-bodied mouthfeel, while crystal and honey malts add a touch of sweetness.

Approx. Original Gravity: 1.051
Approx. Final Gravity: 1.012
Estimated Alcohol by Vol: 5.1%
Bitterness: 26 IBUs
Approx. Color: 8.3 SRM
Ideal Fermentation Temperature: 67°F
Average Fermentation Days: 7-10

Kit contents:

  • Specialty malts (crushed together in one bag)
  • Liquid malt extract
  • Hops
  • Dry yeast
  • Priming sugar
  • 55 Bottle caps
  • Muslin grain bag
  • Step by step instructions

 You will also need (not included):

  • 5 gallon brew pot
  • Big T Basic Starter Kit
  • 2 cases of 12oz or 22oz beer bottles