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Czech Pils #3 (step mash)

160 calories 13.5 g 12 oz
Beer Stats
Method: All Grain
Style: Czech Premium Pale Lager
Boil Time: 60 min
Batch Size: 5 gallons (fermentor volume)
Pre Boil Size: 5.94 gallons
Post Boil Size: 5 gallons
Pre Boil Gravity: 1.042 (recipe based estimate)
Post Boil Gravity: 1.049 (recipe based estimate)
Efficiency: 70% (brew house)
Source: Jeff Zesch
Calories: 160 calories (Per 12oz)
Carbs: 13.5 g (Per 12oz)
Created: Wednesday April 27th 2022
1.049
1.008
5.4%
44.9
4.0
5.1
n/a
 
Fermentables
Amount Fermentable Cost PPG °L Bill %
6.50 lb German - Pilsner6.5 lb Pilsner 38 1.6 68.4%
2.50 lb Stone Path Malt - Nor’East Vienna2.5 lb Nor’East Vienna 36.8 3.5 26.3%
0.50 lb German - Acidulated Malt0.5 lb Acidulated Malt 27 3.4 5.3%
9.50 lbs / 0.00
 
Hops
Amount Variety Cost Type AA Use Time IBU Bill %
2 oz Saaz2 oz Saaz Hops Pellet 3.5 Boil 60 min 28.71 40%
1 oz Saaz1 oz Saaz Hops Pellet 3.5 Boil 30 min 11.03 20%
1 oz Saaz1 oz Saaz Hops Pellet 3.5 Boil 10 min 5.2 20%
1 oz Saaz1 oz Saaz Hops Pellet 3.5 Boil 0 min 20%
5 oz / 0.00
 
Mash Guidelines
Amount Description Type Start Temp Target Temp Time
16 qt Infusion 122 °F 122 °F 15 min
16 qt Sparge 145 °F 145 °F 30 min
4 gal Infusion 159 °F 159 °F 30 min
4 gal 170 °F 170 °F 10 min
2 gal Sparge 170 °F 170 °F --
Starting Mash Thickness: 1.5 qt/lb
 
Other Ingredients
Amount Name Cost Type Use Time
4.66 g Calcium Chloride (dihydrate) Water Agt Mash 1 hr.
3.04 g Epsom Salt Water Agt Mash 1 hr.
3.61 g Gypsum Water Agt Mash 1 hr.
 
Yeast
Fermentis - Saflager - German Lager Yeast W-34/70
Amount:
1 Each
Cost:
Attenuation (avg):
83%
Flocculation:
High
Optimum Temp:
48 - 72 °F
Starter:
No
Fermentation Temp:
-
Pitch Rate:
0.35 (M cells / ml / ° P) 80 B cells required
0.00 Yeast Pitch Rate and Starter Calculator
Priming
CO2 Level: 2.25 Volumes
 
Target Water Profile
Pilsen (Light Lager)
Ca+2 Mg+2 Na+ Cl- SO4-2 HCO3-
7 3 2 5 5 25
Mash Chemistry and Brewing Water Calculator
"Czech Pils #3 (step mash)" Czech Premium Pale Lager beer recipe by Jeff Zesch. All Grain, ABV 5.43%, IBU 44.94, SRM 3.97, Fermentables: (Pilsner, Nor’East Vienna, Acidulated Malt) Hops: (Saaz) Other: (Calcium Chloride (dihydrate), Epsom Salt, Gypsum)
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