Tag Archives: German pils

Beer Update: Palaeotis Pils & Gondwana Pale Ale

Gondwana Pale Ale 1.5 I kegged the latest iteration of my Gondwana Pale Ale on 7 June 2017, adding two ounces of dry hops in a baggie at that time. Final gravity was 1.012, down from 1.053, for 5.4% abv. … Continue reading

Posted in kegging, pale ale, pilsner | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Palaeotis Pils 1.1

Time for another batch…this time, a retool of my German pils. Compared to the last round, I have changed just about everything, although the overall base malt is basically the same. To speed my brew day along, I’m not doing a … Continue reading

Posted in German pils, lager, pilsner | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Competition Results: Palaeotis Pils and Take Two Vienna Lager

I submitted my recent Vienna lager and German pils for the 2017 Romancing the Beer Competition, hosted by Thousand Oaked Homebrewers. I was pretty happy with these beers, and was pleased to see that the judges agreed! Take Two Vienna … Continue reading

Posted in competitions, German pils, pilsner, Vienna Lager | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Beer Tasting: Palaeotis Pils

My Palaeotis Pils, falling within the German pils style, has been on tap for a few weeks now, and seems to be reaching a peak in quality. Time for a tasting! The Basics Original gravity = 1.048, final gravity = 1.011, abv … Continue reading

Posted in German pils, lager, pilsner, tastings, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Lager / Pils Update

Things have been moving along on my latest Vienna lager (Take Two Vienna Lager) and German pils (Palaeotis Pils). The two beers are in the same fermentation chamber; because the pils was brewed most recently, the temperature control regimen has been dictated by that … Continue reading

Posted in German pils, lager, pilsner, Vienna Lager | Tagged , , , , , , ,