American Lager Wyeast
Species : Lager
Fermentation Temp Range (°F) : 48-58
Apparent Attenuation Range (%) : 73-77
Flocculation : Medium
Alcohol Tolerance : 9%
Pitching/Fermentation : This strain is an excellent choice for Classic American Pilsner beers.
Notes : A complex and aromatic strain that can be used for a variety of lager beers.
Best Styles : Classic American Pilsner, Dark American Lager, Lite American Lager, Premium American Lager, Standard American Lager
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 : Diamond Lager Yeast, Saflager S-189, Saflager S-23
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