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

LBS Fermentables
6 Pilsner
2 Flaked Corn
1 Rice Syrup Solids (end of boil)


Oz Time Hops
1 60 min Czech Saaz
0.5 5 min Czech Saaz


# Yeast
1 Safale US-05

Fermentation Schedule

7-14 days Primary
21 days Lagering
14 days Bottle Conditioning


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

See how this recipe turned out here!

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