In 2021, local homebrew club, The Homebrew ZOO, hosted a competition where several of the winners were offered scale up opportunities. We chose Danny Jent’s Dunkel to do a scale up and produce it as an ingredient kit for all to enjoy!
Dr Dunkelsteins Grand Elixer No. 1 ~ Recipe and Story by Danny Jent
Step right up folks and get your dose of this miracle cure all guaranteed to treat all that ales you! For generations the Dunkelstein family has been proud to step in where modern medicine has failed and offer real all-natural solutions; especially in this great time of need. In his current offering the good doctor gives you this tonic, absolutely proven in zero clinical studies to be partially effective against mask anxiety, social awkwardness, quarantine derived arthritis, insomnia, hyposmia, hypogeusia, and the irrational fear of walking outside; just to name a few of it’s many applications! (Results may vary; not for topical use, or tested in the state of California)
Based on a traditional malty brown lager from Bavaria, Dunkelsteins Grand Elixer exudes deeply toasted, bready malt flavors without any unwanted roasted or harsh burnt character. Smooth, rich, and complex; it showcases notes of chocolate and dark fruit with a restrained bitterness and relatively dry finish that allows for drinking in quantity.
This is an extract brewing kit to produce 5 gallons of beer. Kit Contains: Malt Extract, Hops for Bittering, Flavor & Aroma, Specialty Grains, Clarifier, Lager Yeast, Priming Sugar, Cheesecloth Grain Bag, Detailed Instructions.