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I always found that using a late extract method with the lightest DME I could get and using some rice solids syrup as part of the fermentables made a great clean crisp lawnmower style beer. I also really like Liberty hops in these types of beers. Something like this: 6 lb extra light DME 1 lb Rice Syrup 2 oz Liberty 4.5%AA (60min) And good old Dry USO5 ...
Like MDMA, I have found that Blonde ales are very palettable to the uninitiated drinker. I think the big guys use more rice and less wheat or barley in their brews. this may accont for the lighter color. if you search for clones of your favorite BMC you'll get a ton of hits on Google :)
It's quite hard to get such a light color with extract, so start with the palest extract you can find (e.g. extra light pils extract.) To avoid too heavy a malt profile and to keep the mouthfeel in check for the style, use a large amount of adjuncts, up to 40% of , for example, table sugar, or glucose. If you start with hopped extract, aim for one in the ...
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