When you try to emulate a popular national brand with your homebrew, you are said to “clone” it. If you are just getting into homebrewing, you may want to try some clone recipe kits that will give you a benchmark. You can try your creation side by side with the Real Deal and see if you have any glaring errors. I’ll stick to easy to brew styles, such as brown ales. I’ve made some recommendations below that are from companies that I know to be high quality.