PC Thames Valley II Wyeast
Species : Ale
Fermentation Temp Range (°F) : 60-70
Apparent Attenuation Range (%) : 72-78
Flocculation : High
Alcohol Tolerance : 10%
Pitching/Fermentation : This attenuative strain is also highly flocculent resulting in bright beers not requiring filtration. A thorough diacetyl rest is recommended after fermentation is complete.
Notes : This strain was originally sourced from a now defunct brewery on the banks of the river Thames outside of Oxford, England. Thames Valley II produces crisp, dry beers with a rich malt profile and moderate stone fruit esters
Best Styles : Ordinary and Special Bitters, ESB, Northern English Brown, Robust Porter, Dry Stout, Foreign Extra Stout
Looking for a Liquid or Dry Yeast Substitution? The brewers at Austin Homebrew Supply have tried most of them. The following are some suggestions that have worked for us.
Liquid Yeast Substitution : n/a
Dry Yeast Substitution : Nottingham, BRY-97 American West Coast Ale Yeast (Danstar)
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