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Newburgh Aces Wild Double Cream Ale Clone HomeBrew Recipe

Newburgh Aces Wild Double Cream Ale Clone
Newburgh Aces Wild Double Cream Ale Clone
Newburgh Aces Wild Double Cream Ale Clone


Recipe Type: All Grain
Size: 5 Gallons
Beer Style: Double Cream Ale
Target ABV: 8%
Target IBUs: 50
4.5/ 5

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Posted July 18, 2013 by


All Grain HomeBrew Double Cream Ale Recipe

Profile: HomeBrew recipe for a Double Cream Ale, similar to Newburgh Aces Wild. Aromas of lemony citrus and light mint. Medium-bodied with a creamy mouthfeel, mildly sweet maltiness, and herbal notes. Medium level of hop bitterness. Dry-hopped with Sorachi Ace hops, and lightly flavored with mint and tarragon. A really cool beer to brew at home.



15 lbs Pale 2-row

1 lb White Wheat Malt

8 oz Flaked Barley

6 oz. Flaked Oats


1 oz. Columbus 15%a, 60 minutes

1/2 oz. Cascade 6%a, 40 minutes

1/2 oz. East Kent Goldings 5%a, 30 minutes

Other: 1/4 cup fresh chopped mint, 1/8 cup fresh chopped tarragon

YeastWhite Labs WLP080 Cream Ale Yeast Blend or Wyeast 2112 California Lager

Dry-Hops: 1 oz Sorachi Ace


Mash all grains for 1 hour at 152 degrees.

Sparge at 170 degrees.

One hour boil with hop regimen above. Add herbs during last 5 minutes of the boil.

Ferment at 63-68 degrees.

Rack to secondary and age for 5-6 weeks. Add dry hops for the last 7 days.

One User Review

  1. Avatar of Sputnam

    not really my favorite style but it was my first herbal beer and was a learning experience. That said, I got several compliments on what a great beer it is (mostly females).


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