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Blue Moon® Clone - Lunar Shock (Extract)

Blue Moon® Clone - Lunar Shock (Extract)

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Description

There's a stunning celestial body on the rise, and it's dead set on blasting your taste buds with an onslaught of refreshing flavor. Drawing inspiration from two prominent wheat ales - Blue Moon and Shock Top - this clone recipe is sure to transport you to a cosmos of crisp citrusy goodness and subtle coriander spice. Always light and refreshing, Lunar Shock aims to orbit your brew schedule year-round.

An American take on the Belgian Witbier style. The wheat and oats provide a smooth and creamy mouthfeel, while sweet orange peel and coriander contribute outstanding citrus flavor and aroma.

  • Makes 5 gallons
  • Estimated Original Gravity: 1.052-55
  • SRM (Color Range): 5
  • IBU's: 9
  • Estimated Alcohol Percentage: 5.4%

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.

Please Note: In order to better serve our customers, we are now offering our extract recipe kits with either Liquid Malt Extract (LME) or Dried Malt Extract (DME). The majority of our DME kits were converted from the LME version, which is why you may notice slight variances in the extract names and quantities on your recipe sheet. You may also find that your Specific Gravity and ABV% are slightly higher if you choose DME. Whether LME or DME, add all extracts provided according to the recipe sheet. For further details, please reference the conversion chart below.
 
MoreBeer! Extract Recipe Kit Conversion Chart
 
Liquid Malt Extract Dry Malt Extract
4 lbs 3.5 lbs
5 lbs 4 lbs
6 lbs 5 lbs
7 lbs 6 lbs
8 lbs 6.5 lbs
9 lbs 7 lbs
Ultralight Malt Extract Golden Light DME
Pale Malt Extract Golden Light DME
Pilsner Malt Extract Pilsen Light DME

 

 

ABV %5.40%
IBU9.00
SRM5
Beer StyleWheat Beer
Ready to Drink Within2-4 Weeks
Alcohol ContentMedium (5-7%)
BitternessLow (10-25ibu)
Fermentation Temp Range64-72
Brewing MethodExtract
Pre-MilledY
Community Q&A

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Have made this before, and always a hit with friends.
Bob P on Jul 29, 2021
Best Blue Moon LME
Michael E B on Jun 4, 2021
Have made this before, and always a hit with friends.
Bob P on Jul 29, 2021
Wife's favorite
Gregory G on Jul 1, 2021
Best Blue Moon LME
Michael E B on Jun 4, 2021
I like it
Deland H on May 6, 2021
my friend likes this
bruce g on Apr 24, 2021
Love blue moon
Kreg E G on Apr 15, 2021
customer reactions
Doug Haviland on Apr 10, 2021
Love Blue Moon
Greg Lutowsky on Mar 9, 2021
Want to brew a witbier
George H on Feb 25, 2021
price, and did not try before
Wilfred B on Feb 22, 2021
I love blue moon.
Justin K on Feb 4, 2021
My wife and I both loved how the first batch came out last fall, pairs GREAT with our homemade Italian deer sausage pizza.
Scott L on Jan 12, 2021
clone of blue moon
David Y on Jan 9, 2021
like the original, hopefully the clone is as good
ROBERT M on Nov 28, 2020
The wife likes blue moon, first clone kit I found.
Jim on Nov 3, 2020
Out of LME
Victor B on Sep 29, 2020
I like blue moon
Victor B on Sep 23, 2020
I like BLue Moon and thought I would try this recipe
Tim S on Sep 3, 2020
excellent taste
Paul J on Sep 3, 2020
I loved it last time I got it
Valued C on Sep 1, 2020
I like it. It's refreshing
Marcus Vincent on Aug 29, 2020
Easy kit to make. Light & refreshing for summer drinking
Jay S on Aug 18, 2020
It is hot this sounds good.
Shawn P on Jul 16, 2020
Son and I both like this style
Eric H on Jul 7, 2020
Popularity
jewell c on Jul 2, 2020
Perfect summer beer!
Miguel P on Jun 16, 2020
I love blue moon
Michael J W on May 26, 2020
Wife likes it
Gregory G on May 26, 2020
The best clone of Blue Moon I've had yet!
Howard M on Apr 30, 2020
For summer beer.
Kurtis M on Apr 30, 2020
like it
Benjamin E A on Apr 21, 2020
Favorite
Joe D on Apr 15, 2020
Some friends wanted me to brew a witbier
Jordan S on Apr 13, 2020
previous purchase, came out good the first time
paul f on Apr 13, 2020
Like Blue moon and wheat beers
Michael K on Mar 19, 2020
Good reviews
troy s on Mar 17, 2020
Wanted a summer wheat beer kit
Valued C on Mar 16, 2020
Summer time
Casey L on Mar 12, 2020
I enjoy blue moon, decided to go extract instead of all grain due to time
DeepinTheValley on Jan 16, 2020
I like blue moon and I haven't tried it yet
Paul K on Dec 13, 2019
fan of Blue Moon so let's see how this clone tastes!
Juan T on Nov 30, 2019
It was a requested gift
Matthew E on Nov 22, 2019
I like blue moon
Brian L M on Nov 1, 2019
i love blue moon
Brandon H on Sep 20, 2019
I like blue moon, so I'll try the clone.
Matthew C on Sep 11, 2019
I love blue moon and shock top
William P on Sep 7, 2019
Price & reviews
David G on Aug 30, 2019
great kit I would like to make again
Thomas F on May 4, 2019
We like Blue Moon and Shock Top and thought this would be a good beer to start the spring/summer
Rob Coombs on Apr 28, 2019
If it’s anything like blue moon it should be good!
Travis on Apr 4, 2019
Wife's favorite
Gregory G on Jul 1, 2021
I like it
Deland H on May 6, 2021
Should I steep the oats and malt for 30 min? I’m confused as I never used oats before
Daniela Nettles on Apr 28, 2019
BEST ANSWER: Yes, you can put them in the same grain bag and take them out at 170 degrees.
I bought this kit along with another; both DMEs. Now I can't tell what goes with what. Does this kit only use 6 lbs of the Bavarian wheat or does it include 1 lb of the golden light DME?
Jay A Scheerle on Jul 13, 2020
BEST ANSWER: You can view/print an ingredient list of any of the kits called Recipe sheet at the bottom of the page along with Brewing instructions. The list was created before they had an option for DME so shows 7lb of LME but that translates to 6lb DME, The golden light is for another kit.
Reviews

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Rated 5 out of 5
Uncarbed i am impressed with the outcome of our beer. It has a great taste and ia very orange in color! 2 weeks till carbed beer and id bet itll be amazing!
February 17, 2021
Purchased
6 months ago
Rated 5 out of 5
Lunar shock
Excellent beer!! will reorder!
February 5, 2021
Purchased
6 months ago
Rated 5 out of 5
Needs the orange slice when serving
Great beer, great taste, but it needs the orange slice to make the clone perfect. Not all that bad by itself, but the orange slice adds that * and makes it perfect.
Not a hard brew to make, the hardest part was waiting to try it.
January 18, 2021
Purchased
1 year ago
Rated 5 out of 5
Love this beer. After about 2 weeks in the keg it had a strong bitter taste and I hated it, nearly dumped it. But about 2 weeks more in the keg it turned out great.
November 18, 2020
Purchased
1 year ago
Rated 4 out of 5
liked the pale ale better but pretty good
May 25, 2020
Purchased
1 year ago
Rated 5 out of 5
Just Brewed
Just brewed it today and it went well. OG came in at 1.058. Only complaint would be the bags that the extract is in. Hard to get it all out, the plastic jugs I have found in other kits seem much easier to use. Can’t wait to taste the finished product.
April 24, 2020
Purchased
1 year ago
Rated 4 out of 5
Lunar Shock
Brewed Haze Craze and Lunar Shock a week ago so too soon to tell how they will eventually be. Lots of fun brewing these and they look and smell fantastic.
March 29, 2020
Purchased
1 year ago
Rated 5 out of 5
great kit
great kit. easy directions. good ingredients
April 25, 2019
Purchased
over 2 years ago
Rated 5 out of 5
Excellent Blue Moon clone.
As a long time Blue Moon fan, I had to try this kit.
I have brewed several wheat beers over the years, Belgian White's, Hefe's, ect.
This is the best wheat I have ever brewed, smooth creamy and delicious. I added a little rolled oats for body and it came out great. The California Ale V yeast yielded just the right sweetness.

To the reviewer that had the sour tasting batch, I can only say, better check your brewing techniques, this is one great kit.
January 14, 2019
Rated 5 out of 5
Results in a beer very similar to BlueMoon
For those who like BlueMoon this is the closest kit to enable brewing of beer very similar to that commercial brew which seems very popular.
December 15, 2018
Purchased
over 2 years ago