To create such an easy drinking Weizenbier, Brewers Best combined European hops and wheat malt to produce a classic summertime beer with a light body and a smooth finish. To produce the characteristic flavors and aromas, the Brewers Best Weizenbier is fermented with an authentic dry wheat yeast.
Contents of the kit include: ingredients, bottle caps, priming sugar, and brewing procedures.
Fermentables: 6.6 pounds (2 cans) of Wheat Liquid Malt Extract (LME).
Hops: 1 ounce and 1/2 ounce packets of German Hallertau hops (may vary due to availability).
Yeast: 1 sachet.
- IBUs: 6 - 10
- OG: 1.047 - 1.051
- FG: 1.011 - 1.015
- ABV: 4.5 - 4.75%
- Difficulty: Easy
- Color: Deep Gold
- Category: Classic
To upgrade the yeast to a liquid culture, purchase either the Wyeast 3068 Wehenstephen or 3638 Bavarian Wheat yeast separately. The 3068 provides a bright fruitiness and accents of clove and wheat while the 3638 accentuates banana, fruit and wheat. (Additional yeasts are sold separately.)