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AK's California Common

176 calories 20.2 g 12 oz
Beer Stats
Method: All Grain
Style: American Lager
Boil Time: 60 min
Batch Size: 5.5 gallons (fermentor volume)
Pre Boil Size: 7.5 gallons
Post Boil Size: 6.5 gallons
Pre Boil Gravity: 1.046 (recipe based estimate)
Post Boil Gravity: 1.053 (recipe based estimate)
Efficiency: 75% (brew house)
Calories: 176 calories (Per 12oz)
Carbs: 20.2 g (Per 12oz)
Created: Sunday February 7th 2021
1.053
1.016
4.8%
45.2
3.7
n/a
n/a
 
Fermentables
Amount Fermentable Cost PPG °L Bill %
9 lb Gambrinus - Pilsner Malt9 lb Pilsner Malt 37.3 1.5 85.7%
1 lb Barnowl - Vienna1 lb Vienna 34 6 9.5%
0.50 lb Briess - Carapils Malt0.5 lb Carapils Malt 34.5 1.5 4.8%
10.50 lbs / 0.00
 
Hops
Amount Variety Cost Type AA Use Time IBU Bill %
0.50 oz Zeus0.5 oz Zeus Hops Pellet 13.7 Boil 60 min 24.59 16.7%
0.50 oz Zeus0.5 oz Zeus Hops Pellet 13.7 Boil 20 min 14.89 16.7%
0.50 oz Horizon0.5 oz Horizon Hops Pellet 16 Boil 5 min 5.73 16.7%
1.50 oz Horizon1.5 oz Horizon Hops Pellet 16 Dry Hop 0 days 50%
3 oz / 0.00
 
Mash Guidelines
Amount Description Type Start Temp Target Temp Time
3 gal Strike 158 °F 152 °F 60 min
Starting Grain Temp: 150 °F
 
Yeast
Escarpment Labs - Cali Common Lager
Amount:
1 Each
Cost:
Attenuation (avg):
67.5%
Flocculation:
Medium
Optimum Temp:
57.2 - 64.4 °F
Starter:
No
Fermentation Temp:
-
Pitch Rate:
0.35 (M cells / ml / ° P) 95 B cells required
0.00 Yeast Pitch Rate and Starter Calculator
Priming
Method: dextrose       Amount: 5.8 oz       Temp: 68 °F       CO2 Level: 2.65 Volumes
 
Target Water Profile
Balanced Profile
Ca+2 Mg+2 Na+ Cl- SO4-2 HCO3-
0 0 0 0 0 0
Mash Chemistry and Brewing Water Calculator
"AK's California Common" American Lager beer recipe by RivaDrinks. All Grain, ABV 4.77%, IBU 45.22, SRM 3.65, Fermentables: (Pilsner Malt, Vienna, Carapils Malt) Hops: (Zeus, Horizon)
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  • Last Updated: 2021-02-07 21:22 UTC
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