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Pekko Pils

158 calories 16.4 g 12 oz
Beer Stats
Method: Extract
Style: German Pils
Boil Time: 30 min
Batch Size: 5.5 gallons (fermentor volume)
Pre Boil Size: 7.5 gallons
Post Boil Size: 6.8 gallons
Pre Boil Gravity: 1.035 (recipe based estimate)
Post Boil Gravity: 1.039 (recipe based estimate)
Efficiency: 35% (steeping grains only)
Calories: 158 calories (Per 12oz)
Carbs: 16.4 g (Per 12oz)
Created: Friday November 8th 2019
1.048
1.012
4.7%
39.1
3.1
n/a
n/a
 
Fermentables
Amount Fermentable Cost PPG °L Bill %
6 lb Dry Malt Extract - Pilsen6 lb Dry Malt Extract - Pilsen 42 2 85.7%
6 lbs / 0.00
Steeping Grains
Amount Fermentable Cost PPG °L Bill %
1 lb German - Vienna1 lb Vienna 37 4 14.3%
0.00
 
Hops
Amount Variety Cost Type AA Use Time IBU Bill %
0.50 oz Pekko0.5 oz Pekko Hops Pellet 15 Boil 30 min 22.72 15.4%
0.25 oz Pekko0.25 oz Pekko Hops Pellet 15 Boil 10 min 5.36 7.7%
0.50 oz Pekko0.5 oz Pekko Hops Pellet 15 Boil 5 min 5.89 15.4%
0.50 oz Pekko0.5 oz Pekko Hops Pellet 15 Whirlpool 15 min 5.11 15.4%
1.50 oz Pekko1.5 oz Pekko Hops Pellet 15 Dry Hop 3 days 46.2%
3.25 oz / 0.00
 
Other Ingredients
Amount Name Cost Type Use Time
2 g Gypsum Water Agt Boil 65 min.
1 each Whirlfloc Water Agt Mash 15 min.
 
Yeast
White Labs - Pilsner Lager Yeast WLP800
Amount:
1 Each
Cost:
Attenuation (avg):
74.5%
Flocculation:
Med-High
Optimum Temp:
50 - 55 °F
Starter:
Yes
Fermentation Temp:
-
Pitch Rate:
1.5 (M cells / ml / ° P) 372 B cells required
0.00 Yeast Pitch Rate and Starter Calculator
Priming
Method: co2       Temp: 38 °F       CO2 Level: 2.25 Volumes
 
Target Water Profile
Henrico, VA (2013)
Ca+2 Mg+2 Na+ Cl- SO4-2 HCO3-
0 0 0 0 0 0
 
Notes

Ferment with the Vienna lager to keep the same fermentation schedule

2L starter

55 for 5 days
ramp to 67
67 until day 12
Transfer to keg
CO2 purge, cold crash 2 days
Lager for 2 weeks
Push out trub from bottom of keg
Move to keezer and burst carb method
Ready to drink in a week or two

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  • Last Updated: 2019-11-08 13:40 UTC
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