The stage in the manufacture of a lager beer when it is stored at a low temperature for maturing and clarification(noun)
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Use "lagering" in a sentence
"This processing is known as lagering, and at the end of the four weeks, it's time for filtration and packaging."
"Body: middle-aged white collar worker body - soft and unathleticly pudgy; a not-as-long-as-I-would-have-thought finish; probably cleaned up by the nice long, dry lagering period and the hops."
"This has been exacerbated by policies intentionally designed to further fracture local cohesion, such as the ban on smoking in public houses, which has turned them from centres of the community to empty, soulless places, suitable only for the lagering-up of modern youth."