Czech Pilsner Extract Beer Recipe Kit

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If we had to pick just one style that embodies everything a beer should be, Czech Pilsner might be it: this lager showcases both malt and hops but allows some expression of yeast character; mellow enough to drink a few half-liters but technical enough to demand care in brewing.

Clear, deep golden color, foamy white head, medium-full body with caramelly malt and spicy hop character, firm bitterness giving way to a soft finish.

Due to the high starting gravity of this kit, we recommend pitching multiple packs of yeast or preparing a yeast starter for best results.

 

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Additional information

SKU

1330

Beer Color Light
Original Gravity

1047

Total Time to Make 2 months
Regional Style German/Czech/Continental
Alcohol Content Medium
Yield 5 Gallons
Beer Style Pale Lager
Fermentation Type Lager
Beer Recipe Kit Instructions Click here for recipe kit instructions
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Customer Reviews

Based on 54 reviews
85%
(46)
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M
Mike P.
Czech Pilsner

It was my first attempt at a larger. I seemed to do many things wrong while brewing this beer. I live in Florida so when I received the liquid yeast in the mail it was hot. Also my initial fermentation temperatures were higher than recommended. I aged the secondary fermentation in a refrigerator that had a slightly higher temperature that the recommendation. All an all it took 8 weeks before it was ready to drink.
The beer exceeded all of my expectations. The color, smell and flavor were outstanding. This kit produced a great bear.

G
Geordie M.S.
Great flavor, reminds me of Pilsner Urquell, my fav.

Great flavor, reminds me of Pilsner Urquell, my fav.

Perhaps, you guys can advise about taking specific gravity at the brewpoint. Do I need to let the wort settle before i take initial specific gravity reading?

J
Joseph A.J.
Excellent

Going to purchase again. Very customer friendly.

W
Wesley C.
Please with order

Everything came neatly packed and organized. Everything I needed to get started. Beer is not done yet, so can't comment on the taste.

T
Tony K.

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Customer Reviews

Based on 54 reviews
85%
(46)
7%
(4)
7%
(4)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
M
Mike P.
Czech Pilsner

It was my first attempt at a larger. I seemed to do many things wrong while brewing this beer. I live in Florida so when I received the liquid yeast in the mail it was hot. Also my initial fermentation temperatures were higher than recommended. I aged the secondary fermentation in a refrigerator that had a slightly higher temperature that the recommendation. All an all it took 8 weeks before it was ready to drink.
The beer exceeded all of my expectations. The color, smell and flavor were outstanding. This kit produced a great bear.

G
Geordie M.S.
Great flavor, reminds me of Pilsner Urquell, my fav.

Great flavor, reminds me of Pilsner Urquell, my fav.

Perhaps, you guys can advise about taking specific gravity at the brewpoint. Do I need to let the wort settle before i take initial specific gravity reading?

J
Joseph A.J.
Excellent

Going to purchase again. Very customer friendly.

W
Wesley C.
Please with order

Everything came neatly packed and organized. Everything I needed to get started. Beer is not done yet, so can't comment on the taste.

T
Tony K.

Czech Pilsner Extract Beer Recipe Kit