Fermentation Temp Range (°F) : 70-85
Apparent Attenuation Range (%) : 70-85
Flocculation : Low
Alcohol Tolerance : Medium-High, 8-12%
Pitching/Fermentation : This strain can be used for primary fermentation, though it it recommended to use a starter if making a larger ABV beer. Produces medium acidity.
Notes : Creates typical barnyard funk notes with extra fruit notes in the aroma.
Best Styles : Berliner Weisse, Flanders Brown, Flanders Red, Geuze, and Lambic
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 : WLP 645, WLP 650, Wyeast 5112
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