Belgian Strong Ale Wyeast
Species : Ale
Fermentation Temp Range (°F) : 64-80
Apparent Attenuation Range (%) : 74-78
Flocculation : Low
Alcohol Tolerance : 12-13%
Pitching/Fermentation : This alcohol tolerant strain will produce a complex ester profile balanced nicely with subtle phenolics. It may continue to produce CO2 for an extended period after packaging or collection.
Notes : The classic choice for brewing golden strong ales. Malt flavors and aromas will remain even with a well attenuated dry, tart finish.
Best Styles : Belgian Blond Ale, Belgian Golden Strong Ale, Belgian Specialty Ale, Belgian Tripel, Bière de Garde, Christmas/Winter Specialty Spiced Beer
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 : White Labs 570
Dry Yeast Substitution : Abbaye Ale Yeast (Danstar)
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