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Old 11-08-2007, 06:19 PM   #1
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I'm thinking of brewing a doppelbock with a friend and I'm trying to figure out if I can lager or not. I use the internal temp controller and the highest I can get the temp to go is 46degrees F. Do you think that WY2206 will work at this low temp? I'm still working on trying to get the temp up a bit, but if I can't do you think it'll still work? Thanks

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Old 11-08-2007, 07:12 PM   #2
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You'll be fine at the low end of the range.
Flocculation: medium-high
Attenuation: 73-77%
Temperature Range: 46-58° F (8-14° C)
Alcohol Tolerance: approximately 9% ABV

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Old 11-08-2007, 08:13 PM   #3
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Pitch at a lower temperature (like 42F) and let it warm a bit. I can't remember where, but I read this strain likes to go asleep when temp goes down. Let us know how it goes, I plan to use this yeast for the next batch.

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