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Light Lager - Premium American Lager


Top 10 Premium American Lager Recipes

Title Size ABV IBU OG FG Color Method Views
Harp Irish Lager Clone
48 L 5.34% 25.12 1.049 1.008
All Grain 4648
6-4-3 Lager
5 gal 5% 42.9 1.055 1.017
extract 3337
India Pale Lager
6 gal 5.05% 48.74 1.051 1.013
All Grain 3157
Boston Lager
5 gal 5.03% 0 1.051 1.013
All Grain 2227
Haffenreffer Private Stock, Malt Liquor
5.5 gal 6.46% 19.16 1.065 1.016
All Grain 1476
22 Qhahog Toasted Lager11/11/13
5 gal 6.62% 29.87 1.068 1.018
All Grain 1419
'Vienna' Lager
3.25 gal 5.25% 16.81 1.052 1.012
All Grain 1335
Hoposaurus
5 gal 1.73% 0 1.018 1.004
Partial Mash 1265
Luccini Italian lager
21 L 5.51% 20.8 1.049 1.007
All Grain 1262
(2015-04-08) DAD Lager
6 gal 5.2% 24.96 12.9877 3.3088
All Grain 1177

Newest Premium American Lager Recipes

Title Size ABV IBU OG FG Color Method Views
wild blue
5.5 gal 4.73% 8.16 1.044 1.008
All Grain 8
County Fair Blue Ribbon - extract
5.5 gal 2.72% 23.27 1.031 1.01
extract 6
Lager Single Northen Brewer
19 L 5.31% 16.56 1.047 1.007
BIAB 4
P.A.L.
2 gal 5.83% 20.48 1.053 1.008
extract 20
Abi Pils
25 L 5.24% 20.96 1.052 1.012
All Grain 27
Awesome Recipe
65 L 4.38% 8.65 1.044 1.011
All Grain 10
HOPONIUS UNION original
22.7 L 5.29% 23.16 1.051 1.011
All Grain 59
Beer Beerito
5 gal 4.89% 18.47 1.049 1.012
Partial Mash 44
Low Test Lager
10 gal 4.85% 32.7 1.051 1.014
extract 49
Liquid Bread
1.25 gal 6.77% 17.63 1.064 1.012
BIAB 38

Fermentables Used In Premium American Lager Recipes (View More)

Name
Uses
Country
Category
Type
Color
PPG
Avg. Usage
Usage Range
Pilsner
37
German
Grain
Base malt
1.6 °L 
38
70%
11% - 100%
Pale 2-Row
36
American
Grain
Base malt
1.8 °L 
37
65%
2% - 100%
Flaked Corn
33
Adjunct
Raw
0.5 °L 
40
15%
6% - 37%
Pilsner
19
American
Grain
Base malt
1.8 °L 
37
68%
18% - 100%
Carapils (Dextrine Malt)
17
American
Grain
Crystal malt
1.8 °L 
33
8%
2% - 17%
Vienna
16
American
Grain
Base malt
4 °L 
35
32%
5% - 100%
Liquid Malt ExtractLight
13
Liquid Extract
Extract
4 °L 
35
66%
33% - 100%
Dry Malt ExtractLight
13
Dry Extract
Extract
4 °L 
42
35%
5% - 100%
Flaked Rice
12
Adjunct
Raw
0.5 °L 
40
16%
8% - 37%
Carapils
12
German
Grain
Crystal malt
1.3 °L 
35
8%
4% - 23%

Hops Used In Premium American Lager Recipes (View More)

Name Uses Average AA Avg. Usage Usage Range
Saaz263.331%9% - 100%
Tettnanger174.540%17% - 73%
Cascade16634%5% - 100%
Hallertau Hersbrucker164.631%9% - 100%
Magnum1414.532%3% - 100%
Hallertau Mittelfruh13452%17% - 100%
Northern Brewer119.332%10% - 60%
Cluster11041%13% - 100%
Centennial108.431%14% - 100%
Perle95.743%13% - 100%

Steeping Grains Used In Premium American Lager Recipes (View More)

Name Uses Country Category Type Color PPG Avg. Usage Usage Range
Carapils (Dextrine Malt)6American
Grain
Crystal malt1.8 °L 
33
46%
9% - 100%
Pale 2-Row5American
Grain
Base malt1.8 °L 
37
41%
15% - 67%
Pale 6-Row3American
Grain
Base malt1.8 °L 
35
83%
50% - 100%
Flaked Corn2
Adjunct
Raw0.5 °L 
40
35%
20% - 50%
Caramel / Crystal 60L2American
Grain
Crystal malt60 °L 
34
54%
8% - 100%
Pale 2-Row2Canadian
Grain
Base malt1.75 °L 
36
59%
25% - 92%
Munich - Light 10L2American
Grain
Base malt10 °L 
33
10%
5% - 15%
Pilsner1German
Grain
Base malt1.6 °L 
38
45%
45% - 45%
Flaked Rice1
Adjunct
Raw0.5 °L 
40
40%
40% - 40%
Amber1United Kingdom
Grain
Base malt27 °L 
32
33%
33% - 33%

Yeasts Used In Premium American Lager Recipes (View More)

Name Uses Laboratory Type Alcohol Tolerance Flocculation Attenuation Min. Temp Max. Temp
Saflager - German Lager Yeast S-2320Fermentis / SafaleLager.105High8248°F72°F
Saflager - German Lager Yeast W-34/7016Fermentis / SafaleLager.105High8348°F72°F
Safale - American Ale Yeast US-0513Fermentis / SafaleAle.095Medium8154°F77°F
American Lager 203511WyeastLager0.09Medium7548°F58°F
German Lager Yeast WLP83010White LabsLagerMediumMedium76.550°F55°F
Mexican Lager Yeast WLP9409White LabsLagerMediumMedium7450°F55°F
Pilsen Lager 20077WyeastLager0.09Medium7348°F56°F
American Lager Yeast WLP8407White LabsLagerMediumMedium77.550°F55°F
San Francisco Lager Yeast WLP8106White LabsLagerMed-HighHigh67.558°F65°F
Danish Lager 20426WyeastLager0.09Low7546°F56°F
Bohemian Lager 21244WyeastLager0.09Medium7548°F58°F

Other Ingredients Used In Premium American Lager Recipes (View More)

Name Uses Type Use Avg. Usage Usage Range
irish moss17FiningBoil78%19% - 100%
Whirlfloc13OtherBoil77%40% - 100%
Yeast nutrient11OtherBoil35%1% - 50%
Calcium Chloride5Water AgtMash27%1% - 89%
protafloc5OtherBoil61%4% - 100%
Whirfloc4FiningBoil68%20% - 100%
Gypsum3Water AgtMash49%1% - 80%
Brewers Clarex2FiningPrimary91%91% - 91%
Gelatin2FiningKegging50%33% - 67%
Chalk2Water AgtMash44%1% - 87%
Lime zest1SpiceBoil62%62% - 62%

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