Brew your best beer EVER. Save 10% on Brewer's Friend Premium today. Use code TAKE10. Sign Up ×
 

Brewhouse Efficiency Calculator

Reports beer mash extraction efficiency in percentage terms and points per pound per gallon (ppg). Useful for all grain beer brewers to calculate their actual efficiency at extracting sugars from the grain during the mash. Enter the amount of wort collected, the gravity measurement, and the grain bill.
Batch Data:
Units:
Efficiency For:
An all inclusive measure of efficiency, which counts all losses to the fermentor. This can be thought of as 'to the fermentor' efficiency. Hops absorption factors into this, and is reduced on the same equipment by ~1% in super hoppy beers.
Wort Volume: (Gallons) How much wort went into the fermentor.
Gravity Measurement: (input 1.xxx) adjust for temperature using this calculator. OG (measured after cooling, before pitching yeast).
Pounds Grain