Pilsen Lager Wyeast
Species : Lager
Fermentation Temp Range (°F) : 48-56
Apparent Attenuation Range (%) : 71-75
Flocculation : Medium
Alcohol Tolerance : 9%
Pitching/Fermentation : Wyeast 2007 is the classic American lager strain.
Notes : This mild, neutral strain produces beers with a nice malty character and a smooth palate. It ferments dry and crisp with minimal sulfur or diacetyl. Beers from this strain exhibit the characteristics of the most popular lager in America.
Best Styles : Classic American Pilsner, Dark American Lager, German Pilsner (Pils), Lite American Lager, Premium American Lager, Schwarzbier (Black Beer), Standard 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 : White Labs 840
Dry Yeast Substitution : Saflager 34/70, Nottingham
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