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ryno1ryno 01-04-2013 01:29 AM

Has anyone ever brewed Pilsen Light LME
And just one hop?

No other ingredients.

I was thinking about giving a 2.5 gallon batch a try of 3 lbs of Briess Pilsen Light LME and some Kent Goldings (1 oz).

I also was thinking about adding sugar.

Anyone ever just brew the Pilsen Light on it's own as a malt?

Is it better than Bud Light?

GASoline71 01-04-2013 01:32 AM

8lbs of LME for a 2 gallon batch?


ryno1ryno 01-04-2013 01:47 AM


Originally Posted by GASoline71 (Post 4744430)
8lbs of LME for a 2 gallon batch?


Sorry... 3 lbs for a 2.5 gallon.

I updated it with Hopville.

ryno1ryno 01-04-2013 01:48 AM

Also... has anyone ever used these two hops together?

Hallertau and Kent Goldings

Do they mix well?

Cool website for bitterness (IBUs)


ryno1ryno 01-04-2013 01:55 AM

This is what i have on hopville.

2.5 gallons (my other fermenter)

3 lbs Briess Pilsen Light LME
12 ozs Cane Sugar (sucrose)

0.8 oz Halletau
0.25 oz Kent Goldings

US-05 Yeast

3% SRM (yellow)
26.9 IBU
5.9% ABV

Name: The Lazy-Ass, No Steep Pilsen

should be better than Coors Light right? :)

zacster 01-04-2013 02:05 AM

I've said this a few times on HBT. You can put whatever you want together, you can make mistakes, but in the end you WILL get beer. Whether it will win any awards is a different question. I've made every mistake in the book and I get drinkable beer. I've combined leftover ingredients and had a very good beer.

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