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Hansel and gretel All-grain
Color
Stats
OG1.048
FG1.008
IBU48
ABV5.20 %
SRM3
BJCP Style
02B. European Pale Lager, Northern German Pilsner
Description
So simple its not funny!. Very easy to drink. Named after a dog and cat. Good recipe for a 1st lager
Submitted by mje1980 on 09-Apr-2005

Recipe Details
Tasting Notes Pretty well balanced, probably a touch on the malty side, but not cloying at all. Perfect session beer!
Awards Wont last that long.
Boil Volume 7.00 gallons
Boil Time 70 minutes
Batch Size 5.00 gallons
Yeast Wy 2278 (75% app. attenuation)
Primary Fermentation Plastic 14days @ 10c
Secondary Fermentation Plastic 30days @ 4c
Other Fermentation Plastic 6days @ 20c Diactyl rest
Procedure Mashed in at 65c for 1 hour. Batch sparged to 27 litres. Boiled 10 mins for hot break, then added hops for 60. Cooled to 14c then pitched yeast. Dropped fridge to 10c. Also, FWH .6oz Tettnanger ( not included in calcs ). IBU's are 39 by beertool's calc's, not 48.
  Style Comparison
  Low   High
OG 1.044 1.048 1.050
FG 1.008 1.008 1.013
IBU 25 48 45
SRM 2 3 4
ABV 4.4 5.20 5.2
Fermentables
% Weight Weight (lbs) Grain Note Gravity Points Color
100.0 % 10.60 Pils Two-row Australian pils 48.2 1.2
  10.60     48.2  
Hops
% Wt Weight (oz) Hop Note Form AA% AAU Boil Time Utilization IBU
64.0 % 1.60 Hallertau Mittelfruh Pellet 5.0 8.0 60 0.292 35.0
36.0 % 0.90 Tettnanger Pellet 5.6 5.0 20 0.177 13.4
  2.50               48.0