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Amber and Brown American Beer - California Common


Top 10 California Common Recipes

Title Size ABV IBU OG FG Color Method Views
Cal Common
5.25 gal 5.02% 32.13 1.054 1.015
All Grain 2220
California Gold
5.5 gal 4.93% 38.13 1.053 1.015
BIAB 1749
Steam Beer
23 L 5.03% 31.61 1.054 1.015
All Grain 1430
3BB Salty Dog
17 L 5.32% 37.21 1.05 1.009
BIAB 1280
Sörli
23 L 5.65% 43.4 1.054 1.011
All Grain 1205
Californian Common
19 L 5.31% 34.7 11.8889 1.91821
BIAB 1167
NEIPA?
12 L 4.73% 80.54 1.049 1.013
Partial Mash 1027
California Common
3.25 gal 4.79% 30.7 1.052 1.016
All Grain 893
California UnCommon Bastard
5 gal 5.81% 38.39 1.058 1.013
Partial Mash 849
California Lager
5.5 gal 4.79% 40.75 1.045 1.009
All Grain 731

Newest California Common Recipes

Title Size ABV IBU OG FG Color Method Views
Boiler Room Steam
5 gal 4.6% 40.51 1.052 1.017
BIAB 0
California Common
5 gal 5% 36.37 1.056 1.018
extract 4
California Common V1
20 L 5.44% 34.71 1.053 1.011
extract 9
Quick Common
1 gal 4.69% 31.4 11.0491 2.28694
BIAB 7
Philsner Steam XVIII
6 gal 4.48% 0 1.046 1.011
All Grain 6
Steam Beer
5.5 gal 4.97% 45.77 1.053 1.015
All Grain 12
Kentucky Common
4.5 gal 4.9% 26.71 1.05 1.012
BIAB 13
Foggy Notion 5
5.5 gal 4.5% 44.03 1.049 1.015
All Grain 22
California Dreamin
5 gal 5.32% 46.79 1.053 1.012
All Grain 14
Anchor Steam
5.5 gal 6.24% 36.97 1.067 1.019
All Grain 155

Fermentables Used In California Common Recipes (View More)

Name
Uses
Country
Category
Type
Color
PPG
Avg. Usage
Usage Range
Pale 2-Row
113
American
Grain
Base malt
1.8 °L 
37
72%
1% - 100%
Caramel / Crystal 40L
63
American
Grain
Crystal malt
40 °L 
34
9%
2% - 21%
Caramel / Crystal 60L
53
American
Grain
Crystal malt
60 °L 
34
8%
3% - 17%
Victory
52
American
Grain
Roasted malt
28 °L 
34
6%
2% - 19%
Munich - Light 10L
37
American
Grain
Base malt
10 °L 
33
12%
2% - 39%
Chocolate
34
American
Grain
Roasted malt
350 °L 
29
1%
0% - 5%
Maris Otter Pale
31
United Kingdom
Grain
Base malt
3.75 °L 
38
63%
14% - 100%
Munich Light
28
German
Grain
Base malt
6 °L 
37
16%
0% - 100%
Pale Chocolate
21
United Kingdom
Grain
Roasted malt
207 °L 
33
1%
1% - 3%
Pilsner
17
American
Grain
Base malt
1.8 °L 
37
65%
14% - 95%

Hops Used In California Common Recipes (View More)

Name Uses Average AA Avg. Usage Usage Range
Northern Brewer1719.332%5% - 100%
Cascade24629%6% - 63%
Chinook2012.725%8% - 50%
Magnum1512.419%4% - 56%
Perle118.726%8% - 61%
Cluster108.533%11% - 100%
Centennial1010.427%6% - 100%
Willamette85.332%9% - 67%
Saaz73.415%8% - 50%
Columbus613.439%4% - 100%

Steeping Grains Used In California Common Recipes (View More)

Name Uses Country Category Type Color PPG Avg. Usage Usage Range
Caramel / Crystal 40L6American
Grain
Crystal malt40 °L 
34
68%
23% - 100%
Carapils (Dextrine Malt)4American
Grain
Crystal malt1.8 °L 
33
30%
10% - 50%
Caramel / Crystal 60L3American
Grain
Crystal malt60 °L 
34
57%
47% - 80%
Chocolate2American
Grain
Roasted malt350 °L 
29
10%
7% - 13%
Maris Otter Pale2United Kingdom
Grain
Base malt3.75 °L 
38
58%
17% - 100%
Caramel / Crystal 80L2American
Grain
Crystal malt80 °L 
33
75%
50% - 100%
Caramel / Crystal 20L1American
Grain
Crystal malt20 °L 
35
35%
35% - 35%
Amber1United Kingdom
Grain
Base malt27 °L 
32
19%
19% - 19%
Pale Chocolate1United Kingdom
Grain
Base malt220 °L 
32.7
8%
8% - 8%
Victory1American
Grain
Roasted malt28 °L 
34
31%
31% - 31%

Yeasts Used In California Common Recipes (View More)

Name Uses Laboratory Type Alcohol Tolerance Flocculation Attenuation Min. Temp Max. Temp
San Francisco Lager Yeast WLP81067White LabsLagerMed-HighHigh67.558°F65°F
California Lager 211256WyeastLager0.09High6958°F68°F
Californian Lager M5444Mangrove JackLagern/aMed-High79.564°F68°F
Saflager - German Lager Yeast W-34/7011Fermentis / SafaleLager.105High8348°F72°F
Saflager - German Lager Yeast S-239Fermentis / SafaleLager.105High8248°F72°F
Safale - American Ale Yeast US-058Fermentis / SafaleAle.095Medium8154°F77°F
L05 Cablecar5Imperial YeastLagersMedium High7155°F65°F
Nottingham Ale Yeast4DanstarAleMed-HighHigh7757°F70°F
German Ale 10073WyeastAle0.11Low7555°F68°F
American West Coast Yeast BRY-973DanstarAleMediumHigh7262°F75°F
Bohemian Lager 21242WyeastLager0.09Medium7548°F58°F

Other Ingredients Used In California Common Recipes (View More)

Name Uses Type Use Avg. Usage Usage Range
Irish Moss27OtherBoil75%0% - 100%
Whirlfloc15Water AgtBoil85%9% - 100%
Yeast Nutrient14Water AgtBoil58%1% - 100%
Gypsum12Water AgtMash26%0% - 100%
Calcium Chloride8Water AgtMash12%0% - 51%
5.2 pH Balancer4Water AgtMash14%14% - 14%
Whirlfock4Water AgtBoil14%14% - 14%
Whirfloc 4FiningBoil76%6% - 100%
Gelatin4FiningKegging42%0% - 94%
Table Salt4Water AgtMash5%0% - 13%
Lactic acid3Water AgtMash65%4% - 99%

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