American-Style Dry Lager
This straw-colored lager lacks sweetness, is light in body, and is only mildly flavored by malt. Its alcoholic strength may vcontribute to the overall flavor character. Bitterness is low and carbonation is high. Chill haze, fruity esters, and diacetyl should be absent.
Origin: North American
Recommended Glassware: Pilsner Glass or Cervoise Glass
Original Gravity (ºPlato): 1.040-1.050 (10-12.5 ºPlato)
Apparent Extract/Final Gravity (ºPlato): 1.004-1.008 (1-2 ºPlato)
Alcohol by Weight (Volume): 3.6-4.5% (4.3-5.5%)
Bitterness (IBU): 15-23
Color SRM (EBC): 2-4 (5-8 EBC)
Sub-style guidelines used with permission of the Brewers Association, www.beertown.org.