Spike Brewing 12.5 Conical Fermenter Giveaway - Enter Now!

Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > General Beer Discussion > Yeasts with certain beers

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 11-30-2012, 12:28 AM   #1
jknapp12105
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Posts: 190
Liked 3 Times on 3 Posts

Default Yeasts with certain beers

Is there a place where I can look up to see what yeasts go with certain beers?

__________________
jknapp12105 is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 11-30-2012, 12:41 AM   #2
brussum
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Mount Vernon, Virginia
Posts: 167
Liked 7 Times on 6 Posts

Default

You can look on either the Wyeast or White Labs website. They both have good info to help guide your selection.

__________________
brussum is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 11-30-2012, 01:03 AM   #3
SixStringBeer
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: Calgary, Alberta
Posts: 32
Liked 1 Times on 1 Posts

Default

http://www.wyeastlab.com/hb_styleguidelines.cfm

Dunno if whitelabs have an equivalent although i would assume they do somewhere on their site.

Keep in mind these are more guidelines rather than rules. If you're just trying to make something exactly to style then yes, it's probably a good idea to stick to those guidelines, but just because the yeast isn't listed under the style doesn't mean you couldn't potentially have good results with it.
__________________
Six String Brewing

I have a website! Check it out as I slowly but surely work on going pro.
SixStringBeer is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 11-30-2012, 01:04 AM   #4
SixStringBeer
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: Calgary, Alberta
Posts: 32
Liked 1 Times on 1 Posts

Default

[double post]

__________________
Six String Brewing

I have a website! Check it out as I slowly but surely work on going pro.
SixStringBeer is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 11-30-2012, 01:18 AM   #5
jknapp12105
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Posts: 190
Liked 3 Times on 3 Posts

Default

Thanks for the information

__________________
jknapp12105 is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 11-30-2012, 01:51 AM   #6
Malticulous
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: St. George Utah
Posts: 4,059
Liked 53 Times on 44 Posts
Likes Given: 63

Default

White Labs has some charts.
http://www.whitelabs.com/beer/styles.html

__________________
Malticulous is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 11-30-2012, 07:44 AM   #7
daksin
HBT_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
daksin's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: San Diego, CA
Posts: 4,095
Liked 272 Times on 238 Posts
Likes Given: 323

Default

HBT is actually a great resource. There are even a few pro brewers that can show you how to get different flavors out of the yeasts you're already using. Want to make a wit but only have tripel yeast? It's totally doable. HBT is the business!

__________________

I can't be arsed to keep up this list of what's in the fermenters, but hey, check out the cool brewery I own!

twitter.com/2kidsbrewing .. facebook.com/2kidsbrewing .. 2kidsbrewing.com

daksin is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 11-30-2012, 11:20 AM   #8
unionrdr
Wannabe author
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
unionrdr's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Sheffield, Ohio
Posts: 28,547
Liked 1940 Times on 1701 Posts
Likes Given: 1431

Default

I've seen that midwest's site is also pretty good for yeast descriptions & uses. They have PDF's with manufacturers recomendations as well. I use their site a lot for research.
__________________
Everything works if ya let it-Roady(meatloaf)
My new book is on Amazon Kindle! http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00L3MCU0W
unionrdr is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply


Quick Reply
Message:
Options
Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Best yeasts for 'small beers' ?? flatsix Fermentation & Yeast 20 06-04-2012 12:08 AM
Reading "Designing Great Beers", and had question about Wyeast yeasts... cutchemist42 Fermentation & Yeast 20 10-28-2011 07:52 PM
Beers are too sweet. Ideas? Yeasts? OdinsBrew Recipes/Ingredients 17 08-02-2009 08:04 PM
non-weizen yeasts for wheat beers AllHoppedUp Recipes/Ingredients 9 06-24-2008 12:56 PM
Same Wort Two Different Yeasts, Two Different Beers Donasay Recipes/Ingredients 12 01-14-2008 02:32 PM