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Old 04-23-2009, 06:21 PM   #1
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Can I use WLP001 instead of Wyeast American Ale 1056 for a SNPA clone...Thanks

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Old 04-23-2009, 06:24 PM   #2
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Yes the strains are very similar to each other. US-05 is the dried version of 1056 if you are looking to go with a dry yeast.

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Thanks...I have the US-05 ...but I have 10 jars of WLP001 from recent harvest...I would like to use them...

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In a side by side comparision I doubt most people could tell the difference between WLP001 and 1056.

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For future reference here's a good link for yeast comparisons:

Yeast Strains

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Thanks...I saved that one...

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