ArticleLagering for Beginners Brewing lagers can be very intimidating for new homebrewers — which is one of the reasons most begin with brewing ales. But, if your favorite beer styles to drink are Pilsners, märzens,Already a member? Log InWritten by Dawson RaspuzziYou'll Also Like Article FREE Talking Brewer’s Water Lingo Learn the basic terms and lingo of brewing water. Article FREE The Phenolic Phamily The word “phenol” often comes up in the beer world, but its use can vary widely. In fact hundreds of phenolic compounds have been found to exist in beer. Learn some of the basics about the family of organic compounds.