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Beer Style: Cream Ale (6A)
Recipe Type: partial mash
Yield: 5 US gallons

Cream Ale


Very good lager that has a little fuller body than bud with the taste simluar to that of a Belgian Blond. Verrrrrrrrrrrry good. Great for the warm weather


  • 4 Lbs Light DME
  • 1 pound 60L Crystal Malt
  • 1 pound Belgian Candy Sugar
  • 8 oz Rice Syrup Solids
  • 1 oz Saaz (Boil)
  • 1 oz Tettnange (Aroma)
  • 2 pckets T-58 Yeast

Additional Instructions

Primary Ferment: 7 Day

Beer Profile

Original Gravity: 1.700
Final Gravity: 1.040
Alcohol by Vol: 86.46%
Recipe Type: partial mash
Yield: 5.00 US Gallons

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In 1.5 gallons of water I brought 1 pound of Crystal 60 L to 130 degrees for 20 min. Then raised the temp to 150 for 55 minutes. Kind of like a full mash but its only 1 pound and I had it in a bag. Then brought it to a boil and added the 4 pounds light DME. Boiled for 10 minutes then added 1 oz tettnanger hops. Boiled for 35 minutes then added saaz hops for the final 3 minutes. Brought wort up to 2 gallons in the pot, then poured the wort into 3 gallons of cool water i had in the fermenter. Let it cool then pitch yeast as usual. Took 7 days to finish then bottle. Would not hurt to put it in secondary for 5 days to clear. Bottled the usual way with priming sugar. Enjoy. The taste is not heavy but it definitely has the taste simular to a belgian blond. I think due to the candy sugar and trappist style yeast.