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Tajin Mexican Lager

174 calories 21 carbs
Beer Stats
Method: All Grain
Style: International Pale Lager
Boil Time: 60 min
Batch Size: 5 gallons (fermentor volume)
Pre Boil Size: 6.5 gallons
Post Boil Size: 5 gallons
Pre Boil Gravity: 1.040 (recipe based estimate)
Efficiency: 60% (brew house)
Source: Twin Screws Brewery
Calories: 174 calories (Per 12oz)
Carbs: 21 g (Per 12oz)
Created Saturday August 24th 2019
1.052
1.017
4.57%
24.52
4.73
n/a
 
Fermentables
Amount Fermentable PPG °L Bill %
6 lb American - Pilsner6 lb Pilsner 37 1.8 50%
3 lb American - Vienna3 lb Vienna 35 4 25%
1.5 lb Flaked Corn1.5 lb Flaked Corn 40 0.5 12.5%
1.5 lb Flaked Barley1.5 lb Flaked Barley 32 2.2 12.5%
12 lb Total      
 
Hops
Amount Variety Type AA Use Time IBU Bill %
0.5 oz Perle0.5 oz Perle Hops Leaf/Whole 5 Boil 60 min 9.44 20%
2 oz Domestic Hallertau2 oz Domestic Hallertau Hops Leaf/Whole 2.6 Boil 30 min 15.09 80%
 
Mash Guidelines
Amount Description Type Temp Time
16 qt Fly Sparge 157 °F 60 min
Starting Mash Thickness: 1.33 qt/lb
 
Yeast
Imperial Yeast - L17 Harvest
Amount:
1
Attenuation (avg):
70%
Flocculation:
Medium
Optimum Temp:
50 - 60 °F
Starter:
No
Fermentation Temp:
-
Pitch Rate:
0.35 (M cells / ml / ° P) 85 B cells required
Yeast Pitch Rate and Starter Calculator
Priming
Method: co2       CO2 Level: 2.25 Volumes
 
Target Water Profile
Balanced Profile
Ca+2 Mg+2 Na+ Cl- SO4-2 HCO3-
0 0 0 0 0 0
First try: Tincture of Tajin (Classic Seasoning): one 5 oz jar + zest from 1 lime (2 Tspn) in 1.5 pints. After straining yielded 12 oz of tincture. Added 9.5 oz to final brew.

2nd try: 4 oz Tajin in last 10 min of boil.
Mash Chemistry and Brewing Water Calculator
Author: Twin Screws Brewery, Method: All Grain, Style: International Pale Lager, ABV 4.57%, IBU 24.52, SRM 4.73, Fermentables: (Pilsner, Vienna, Flaked Corn, Flaked Barley) Hops: (Perle, Domestic Hallertau)
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  • Last Updated: 2019-11-03 22:07 UTC
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