Currently not in production Forbidden Fruit Wyeast
Species : Ale
Fermentation Temp Range (°F) : 63-76
Apparent Attenuation Range (%) : 72-76
Flocculation : Low
Alcohol Tolerance : 12%
Pitching/Fermentation : The subtle fruit character and dry tart finish will complement wheat malt, orange peel and spice additions typical of Wits.
Notes : A widely used strain in the production of Witbier and Grand Cru. This yeast will produce spicy phenolics which are balanced nicely by a complex ester profile.
Best Styles : Witbier, White IPA
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 720
Dry Yeast Substitution : Abbaye Ale Yeast (Danstar), Munich, Nottingham
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