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What is the difference between Beer and Lager?

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K. Keturah

K. Keturah

K. Keturah
K. Keturah

Answered Nov 19, 2019

Beer is a beverage made from yeast, hops, malt, and water. It contains a certain amount of alcohol. Wheat and grains of barley are the malts that are popularly used, though rice and corn can also be used as substitutes. Spices, herbs, or even fruits can also be included among the ingredients, depending on the kind of beer you want to make. On the other hand, Lager is usually brewed from yeasts; they are pure alcoholic beverages brewed for a long period of time at a very low temperature of about 2 to 10 degrees Celsius.

Beer is a beverage made from yeast, hops, malt, and water. It contains a certain amount of alcohol.
There are several kinds of lagers, which include bocks, pilsna, maerzen, and doppelbock. Pilsna is one of the most popular lagers well known in some areas. Pilsna originated from Pilsen town in the Czech Republic; it was the first beer which was not cloudy. In addition, lager happens to be a kind of beer, while beer is a general term used for particular kinds of alcoholic beverages.

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Ken Wilson

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Ken Wilson, Marketing Analyst, MBA, Miami

Answered Jun 20, 2019

Beer is one of the most common alcoholic drinks in most parts of the world today. Beer is an alcoholic drink fermented from different starch materials like barley, wheat. There is no big difference between beer and lager, because lager is just a type of beer and beer is like a general name given to all brands of beer available in market. We can only discuss the differences between beer and lager in relation to other different types of beer.

Beer is one of the most common alcoholic drinks in most parts of the world today. Beer is an
Lager is produced through fermentation process and it usually takes a lot of time for it to be fermented compared to other types of beer like ale. They are usually processed at a temperature as low as 10°C which makes it to take a longer time. Lager, like other types of beer, has a simple and mild flavoring which is why it is mostly consumed by people, plus it is affordable to buy. It has a light color compared to the color of other types of beer.

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