Species : Souring Bacteria
Fermentation Temp Range (°F) : 60-95
Apparent Attenuation Range (%) : NA
Flocculation : NA
Alcohol Tolerance : 9%
Pitching/Fermentation : Lactic acid bacteria used in the production of Belgian style beers where additional acidity is desirable.
Notes : Often found in gueuze and other Belgian style beer. Acid production will increase with storage time. It may also cause “ropiness” and produce low levels of diacetyl with extended storage time.
Best Styles : Lambics, Geuze, Fruit Lambic, Belgian Style Beers
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Liquid Yeast Substitution : n/a
Dry Yeast Substitution : n/a
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