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Summer Ale/Munich Helles Kit

Doc's Cellar

  • $28.95

Doc’s Cellar Summer Ale is a smooth and balanced beer.   It’s very drinkable, and like the name implies, suited to drink in hot weather.  This beer is as easy to make as it is to drink.  Yeast is not included with the kit, but a variety of recommended yeasts are listed below.  Add 1 pound of Honey malt, and this beer will become a Honey Blonde.  If you use a lager yeast, this beer will become a Munich Helles.


O.G.: 1.043

F.G.: 1.006

IBU: 11.7

Color: 2.5 SRM

ABV: 4.8%



  • 5 lbs. Pilsen Liquid Malt Extract (boil)
  • 1 lb. Dextrose(boil)
  • 5 oz. Dextrose (for bottling)
  • 1 oz. Tettnang (60 minutes)
  • 1 oz. Tettnang (5 minutes)



    o    CALI ale yeast (for the Summer Ale)

    o    GERMAN lager yeast (for the Munich Helles)


    ALTERNATE YEAST for Summer Ale:

    o    WLP001 California Ale

    ALTERNATE YEAST for Munich Helles:

    o    WLP830 German Lager

    o    Or WL810 San Francisco Lager



  • Whirlfoc clarifier (15 min boil addition)
  • Yeast nutrient (10 min boil addition)
  • Fermcap S


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