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Old 11-13-2009, 03:11 AM   #1
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Can anybody tell me the difference between

American Ale Wyeast 1056
Pacman Wyeast 1764
American Ale Blend WLP060

Using in moderately hopped (IBU 40ish) American Pale and Amber ales.

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Old 11-13-2009, 06:41 PM   #2
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The differences you see from these yeasts might be quite subtle - they are all clean, neutral strains. Wyeast 1056 is from Sierra Nevada; American Ale Blend WLP060 is obviously a blend, but includes the same SN strain as well as a couple others. The Pacman is from Rogue - I've never used it, but it is reportedly clean-fermenting and will tolerate high-gravity well.

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