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American Pils

182 calories 19 carbs
Beer Stats
Method: All Grain
Style: American Lager
Boil Time: 60 min
Batch Size: 5.5 gallons (fermentor volume)
Pre Boil Size: 7.25 gallons
Post Boil Size: 6 gallons
Pre Boil Gravity: 1.042 (recipe based estimate)
Efficiency: 68% (brew house)
Calories: 182 calories (Per 12oz)
Carbs: 19 g (Per 12oz)
Created Thursday September 5th 2019
1.055
1.014
5.45%
20.52
4.61
n/a
 
Fermentables
Amount Fermentable PPG °L Bill %
11 lb German - Pilsner11 lb Pilsner 38 1.6 93.6%
0.5 lb American - Wheat0.5 lb Wheat 38 1.8 4.3%
0.25 lb American - Caramel / Crystal 40L0.25 lb Caramel / Crystal 40L 34 40 2.1%
11.75 lb Total      
 
Hops
Amount Variety Type AA Use Time IBU Bill %
1 oz Spalt1 oz Spalt Hops Pellet 4.5 Boil 60 min 16.74 33.3%
0.5 oz Spalt0.5 oz Spalt Hops Leaf/Whole 4.5 Boil 15 min 3.78 16.7%
1 oz Saaz1 oz Saaz Hops Pellet 3.5 Boil 0 min 33.3%
0.5 oz Spalt0.5 oz Spalt Hops Pellet 4.5 Boil 0 min 16.7%
 
Mash Guidelines
Amount Description Type Temp Time
6 gal Infusion 149 °F 75 min
2.5 gal Sparge 170 °F 10 min
Starting Mash Thickness: 2 qt/lb
 
Other Ingredients
Amount Name Type Use Time
1 each Whirlfloc Water Agt Boil 0 min.
 
Yeast
Wyeast - Pilsen Lager 2007
Amount:
1
Attenuation (avg):
73%
Flocculation:
Medium
Optimum Temp:
48 - 56 °F
Starter:
No
Fermentation Temp:
50 °F
Pitch Rate:
0.35 (M cells / ml / ° P) 99 B cells required
Yeast Pitch Rate and Starter Calculator
Priming
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
Method: All Grain, Style: American Lager, ABV 5.45%, IBU 20.52, SRM 4.61, Fermentables: (Pilsner, Wheat, Caramel / Crystal 40L) Hops: (Spalt, Saaz) Other: (Whirlfloc)
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  • Last Updated: 2019-09-16 15:05 UTC
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