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HopJack® Clone by Jamil Zainasheff (Malt Extract Kit)

HopJack® Clone by Jamil Zainasheff (Malt Extract Kit)

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Description

Jamil was going for a certain flavored Pale Ale styled after one of his favorite commercial examples. It features a light malt backround that includes crystal 15, vienna, and munich combined with an interesting mix of hops.

Jamil is famous for being "The Pope" on the Brewing Network and having been one of the most award winning homebrewers of all time. He also co-wrote Brewing Classic Styles and Yeast: The Practical Guide to Beer Fermentation. Now he owns Heretic brewing one of the top breweries in the country. What you don't know is that once he was a programmer and helped MoreBeer! create an online shopping site in the late 1990's.

  • Make 5 gallons
  • Estimated Original Gravity: 1.045-49
  • SRM (Color Range): 9
  • IBUs: 42-46
  • Estimated Alcohol Percentage: 4.5%


 

Our recipe kits DO NOT include grain bags, yeast or priming sugar. To find our yeast recommendations, choose your preferred kit option above and then select the drop-down menu under “Yeast Options”.  For more info, click on the recommended yeast(s) below in the “You Might Also Need” section below. All included steeping grains will come milled.

 
Liquid Malt Extract (LME) vs. Dried Malt Extract (DME)
MoreBeer! recipe kits are offered in both Liquid Malt Extract and Dry Malt Extract so that our customers can choose the format that best suits their needs and brewing style. LME is a viscous liquid, similar in consistency to maple syrup. In addition to being the more affordable option, many brewers find LME easier to handle than dry extract. DME is more condensed and comes in a powder format that is similar to baking flour. Although it’s a little more costly, DME is naturally lighter in color and stays fresher for longer. We highly recommend DME when brewing light colored beers.
 
 
ABV %4.5
IBU44
SRM9
Beer StylePale Ale & Bitter
Ready to Drink Within2-4 Weeks
Alcohol ContentLow (3-5%)
BitternessMedium (26-45ibu)
Fermentation Temp Range64-72
Brewing MethodExtract
Pre-MilledY
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Because Jamil is a beer guy
Jonathan D on Apr 24, 2020
If jamils name is on it you expect something good
Matt J on Jun 15, 2019
Because Jamil is a beer guy
Jonathan D on Apr 24, 2020
Jack is one of our son's names
Andy H on Sep 9, 2019
If jamils name is on it you expect something good
Matt J on Jun 15, 2019
This was a gift for a friend, it's one of his favorites!
Tom Strout on May 27, 2019
new to me
KEN T on Mar 9, 2019
try something different
david c on Mar 7, 2018
Jack is one of our son's names
Andy H on Sep 9, 2019
This was a gift for a friend, it's one of his favorites!
Tom Strout on May 27, 2019
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Rated 5 out of 5
Excellent beer kit.
This is a really good kit. This made a very nice beer. I will brew this again .
December 10, 2018
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over 3 years ago
Rated 4 out of 5
Good Beer !
I bought this kit along with a MoreBeer starter home brewing kit for my daughter.(BRKIT#1) Brewed her first batch with her and the beer came out great. Not overly hoppy but nice finish and we both enjoyed it :)and my daughter is a hophead!
May 2, 2013