Melbourne Ale Yeast White Labs
Species : Ale
Flocculation : Medium
Notes : Originating from Australia, this strain was initially isolated in the 1900s
Best Styles : American IPAs, American Pales, Blondes, English IPAs, English Pales, Bitters, and Wheat Ales.
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 : Wyeast 1056
Dry Yeast Substitution : Safale US-05, Nottingham, BRY-97 American West Coast Ale Yeast (Danstar), Fermentis Safale US-05
Want to make a Yeast Starter?
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