Budvar Lager Wyeast
Species : Lager
Fermentation Temp Range (°F) : 48-56
Apparent Attenuation Range (%) : 71-75
Flocculation : Medium-High
Alcohol Tolerance : 9%
Pitching/Fermentation : The Budvar strain has a nice malty nose with subtle fruit tones and a rich malt profile on the palate.
Notes : It finishes malty but dry, well balanced and crisp. Hop character comes through in the finish.
Best Styles : Bohemian Pilsner, Classic American Pilsner, Dortmunder Export, Lite American Lager
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 :
Dry Yeast Substitution : Diamond Lager Yeast, Saflager S-189, Saflager S-23
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