Omega Yeast Belgian Ale W
OYL-028 Now With 50% More Yeast!
Species: Belgian Ales
Fermentation Temp Range (Degrees F): 64-78
Apparent Attenuation Range (%): 74-78
Alcohol Tolerance: 11-12%
Cell Count: 150 Billion
Pitching/Fermentation: An eruptive top cropper displaying nice fruit and rustic phenolics. This reliable Belgian strain is a good flocculator with a wide temperature range. Three famous brewers ferment this on vastly different schedules, showing the varied outcomes available.
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: WY3787
Dry Yeast Substitution: Abbaye Ale Yeast (Danstar)
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