California Common Beer

Name:
California Common Beer
Category:
Hybrid/mixed Beer
ABV:
4.5% – 5.6%
IBU:
35 – 45
SRM:
8 – 15
Original Gravity:
Varies
Final Gravity:
1.010 – 1.018
California Common Beer is light amber to amber in color and is medium bodied. There is a noticeable degree of caramel-type malt character in flavor and often in aroma. Hop bitterness impression is medium to medium high and is balanced with a low to medium-low degree of fruity esters and malt character and give an impression of balance and drinkability. Hop flavor and aroma is low to medium-low. California Common Beer is a style of beer brewed with lager yeasts but at ale fermentation temperatures. Diacetyl and chill haze should be absent.