Omega Yeast Oktoberfest
OYL-107 Now With 50% More Yeast!
Fermentation Temp Range (Degrees F): 46-58
Apparent Attenuation Range (%): 73-77
Alcohol Tolerance: 9%
Cell Count: 150 Billion
Pitching/Fermentation: Oktoberfest strain is a slow fermenter but said to be worth the wait by fans of Marzenbier and Oktoberfest Lagers particularly. It facilitates a smooth, rich, balanced beer with full, malty profile. Make sure to give it a thorough diacetyl rest.
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: WY2206
Dry Yeast Substitution: Diamond Lager
Want to make a Yeast Starter?
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