American Style Dark Lager

Name:
American-Style Dark Lager
Category:
North American Lager
ABV:
4% – 5.5%
IBU:
14 – 20
SRM:
14 – 25
Original Gravity:
Varies
Final Gravity:
1.008 – 1.012
This beer’s malt aroma and flavor are low but notable. Its color ranges from a very deep copper to a deep, dark brown. It has a clean, light body with discreet contributions from caramel and roasted malts. Non-malt adjuncts are often used, and hop rates are low. Hop bitterness is clean and has a short duration of impact. Hop flavor, and aroma are low. Carbonation is high. Fruity esters, diacetyl, and chill haze should not be perceived.