Belgian Strong Ale *Plat* White Labs
Species : Ale
Fermentation Temp Range (°F) : 66-72
Apparent Attenuation Range (%) : 78-85
Flocculation : Medium
Alcohol Tolerance : High 10-15%
Pitching/Fermentation : Typically results in a dry, but balanced finish.
Notes : From the Ardennes region of Belgium, this classic yeast strain produces moderate levels of ester and spicy phenolic character.
Best Styles : Belgian dark strong, Abbey Ales, and Christmas beers.
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 : n/a
Dry Yeast Substitution : Abbaye Ale Yeast (Danstar)
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