Recipe: Corona Extra Clone

The go-to Pilsner for a day at the beach, this crisp, refreshing lager is a great beer to have on hand at any time during the summer. Try it “dressed” with salt and lime for an even more south-of-the-border experience!

Source: Homebrew Supply

Beer Specifications

Beer Name:Corona Extra Clone
Beer Style:Mexican Cerveza
Recipe Type:All Grain
Pre-Boil Volume:6.5 gallons / 24.6 litres
Batch Size:5.5 gallons / 20.8 litres
Estimated SRM:2.8°
Estimated IBU:18
Estimated OG:1.050
Estimated FG:1.010-1.014
Estimated ABV:4.5%

Grain Bill/Fermentables

2Flaked Corn
1Rice Syrup Solids (end of boil)


160 minCzech Saaz
0.55 minCzech Saaz


1Safale US-05

Fermentation Schedule

7-14 daysPrimary
21 daysLagering
14 daysBottle Conditioning


Mash Temperature:150°F / 65.5°C
Mash Time:60 min
Boil Duration:90 min

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