Belgian Ardennes Wyeast
Species : Ale
Fermentation Temp Range (°F) : 65-76
Apparent Attenuation Range (%) : 72-76
Flocculation : High
Alcohol Tolerance : 12%
Pitching/Fermentation : Unlike many other Belgian style strains, this strain is highly flocculent and results in bright beers.
Notes : One of the great and versatile strains for the production of classic Belgian style ales. This strain produces a beautiful balance of delicate fruit esters and subtle spicy notes; with neither one dominating.
Best Styles : Belgian Pale Ale, Belgian Specialty Ale, Belgian Dubbel and Tripel, Belgian Strong Golden and Dark Ales, Belgian Blonde Ale, Flanders Brown/Oud Bruin
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 550
Dry Yeast Substitution : Abbaye Ale Yeast (Danstar), Nottingham
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