Omega Yeast West Coast Ale II
OYL-009 - Now With 50% More Yeast Per Pack
Fermentation Temp Range (Degrees F): 60-72
Apparent Attenuation Range (%): 72-76
Alcohol Tolerance: 10%
Cell Count: 150 Billion
Pitching/Fermentation: West Coast Ale II is a consistent, well flocculating, well attenuating and easy clearing neutral strain. Slightly fruitier than West Coast Ale I (OYL-004) and clean with a lightly perceptible nuttiness, its subtle citrus character finishes slightly tart at the cool end, and more fruit character emerges as fermentation temperatures increase.
Looking for a Liquid or Dry Yeast Substitution? The brewers at Adventures in Homebrewing have tried most of them. The following are some suggestions that have worked for us.
Liquid Yeast Substitution: WY1272
Dry Yeast Substitution: BRY-97 American West Coast Ale Yeast (Danstar)
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