American Pilsner Lager

an All Grain Classic American Pilsner by MMB


Amount Fermentable Maltster Use PPG Color
8.0 lb
American 2-Row
Rahr 80 % Mash 38 1 °L
2.0 lb
Corn, Flaked
Any 20 % Mash 37 1 °L


Amount Hop Time Use Form AA
0.5 oz Cluster (US) 60 min Boil Pellet 7.4%
1.0 oz Saaz (US) 30 min Boil Pellet 3.6%
1.0 oz Nelson Sauvin (NZ) 10 min Boil Pellet 12.5%


Name Lab/Product Attenuation
Saflager W-34/70 Fermentis W-34/70 75.0%

Mash steps

Step Heat Source Target Temp Time
Saccharification Rest Infusion 148.0 °F 75 min
Mash-Out Direct Heat 168.0 °F 10 min


Accidentally mixed up my hops and dumped Nelson Sauvin at the 10 minute addition instead of Saaz. We'll see how this comes out. Home brewing is about experimentation, right?

OG reading was 1.053 SG.


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