California Ale V Yeast White Labs
Species : Ale
Fermentation Temp Range (°F) : 66-70
Apparent Attenuation Range (%) : 70-75
Flocculation : Medium-High
Alcohol Tolerance : Medium-High 8-12%
Pitching/Fermentation : n/a
Notes : From Northern California. This strain is more fruity than White Labs 001, and slightly more flocculent. Attenuation is lower, resulting in a fuller bodied beer than with White Labs 001.
Best Styles :
Looking for a Liquid or Dry Yeast Substitution? The brewers at Austin Homebrew Supply have tried most of them. The following are some suggestions that have worked for us.
Liquid Yeast Substitution : Wyeast 1272
Dry Yeast Substitution : Fermentis Safale US-05
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