Drake’s Alpha Session Clone HomeBrew Recipe
All Grain Session-Style American Pale Ale Recipe
Profile: HomeBrew recipe for a Session Style American Pale Ale, similar to Drake’s Alpha Session. Low ABV pale ale with bold hoppy flavors and moderately high hop bitterness. Light nutty malt and sweet malt flavors. A quick brew which can be ready to drink in 3 weeks.
4 lbs Maris Otter
3 lbs Pale 2-row
10 oz. Crystal 45
1/2 oz. Bravo 15%a, 60 minutes
1 oz. Citra 11%a, 15 minutes
1/2 oz. Citra 11%a, 5 minutes
Dry-Hops: 1/2 oz. Simcoe, 1/2 oz. El Dorado
Mash all grains for 1 hour at 152 degrees.
Sparge at 170 degrees.
One hour boil with hop regimen above.
Ferment at 63-68 degrees.