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Tha CommUNITY American Lager was contributed by April Dove, a homebrewer in South Carolina, using her brewing education to make a difference in the brewing community. Link to whole article HERE
This simple and delicious American lager is an approachable first step into lagering since the temperature can easily be achieved with something like a cold water bath, towel, and fan.
If these specific malts/hops/yeasts aren’t available, substitutes are readily available. Your local homebrew shop can point you in the right direction!
- 9.22 lbs American Pilsner
- 0.5lbs Honey Malt
- 0.5lbs flaked corn
- 0.1lbs carapils
- 1.25 oz Tettanger @ 60 minutes
- 0.5 oz Saaz @ 30 minutes
- 0.25 oz Hallertau Mittelfruh @ 15 minutes
- Omega Lutra or Omega Yeast Labs OYL-101 Pilsner I
Yield: 5 US gal
Original Gravity: 1.057
Final Gravity: 1.015
Mash in at 150° F (70.5° C) for 60 minutes, following hop additions as directed. Ferment at 59° F (15° C) for 25 days.