Coldbreak Brewing HERMS Giveaway!

HomeBrewSupply AMCYL Brew Kettle Giveaway!


Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > Beginners Beer Brewing Forum > best yeast for oatmeal stout?
Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 06-28-2011, 04:56 PM   #1
zodiak3000
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Sacramento, CA
Posts: 584
Liked 4 Times on 4 Posts
Likes Given: 33

Default best yeast for oatmeal stout?

already went through the website and found some answers, but i wanted to get an updated opinion. whats the most widely used yeast for oatmeal stouts? so far im looking at wlp001, wlp002, wlp004, wlp007, or ? this will be my first oatmeal stout and want to capture the same strain of something similar to a youngs oatmeal stout or a velvet merkin, cheers...


zodiak3000 is online now
 
Reply With Quote
Old 06-28-2011, 05:07 PM   #2
Nateo
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Bennett Springs, MO
Posts: 2,055
Liked 39 Times on 30 Posts
Likes Given: 35

Default

I'd use WLP007 or S-04.


__________________
To paraphrase Dr. England - "Off-flavors smooth with time. So do mountains. Brew it right from the start!"

My blogsite: http://nateobrew.blogspot.com/
Nateo is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 06-28-2011, 05:14 PM   #3
azscoob
Brewpub coming soon!
HBT_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
azscoob's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Lake in the Hills, IL
Posts: 7,538
Liked 241 Times on 190 Posts
Likes Given: 225

Default

I use Wyeast 1084 for my stouts.
__________________
Shirts n Steins: Grain Reaper Brewing
azscoob is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 06-28-2011, 07:18 PM   #4
csiewert
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Portland, OR
Posts: 35
Likes Given: 1

Default

Wyeast 1728 will work as well.
__________________
Primary: open
Secondary: open
On Tap: Bitterly Wheaten Down Pale Wheat Ale, Identity Crisis Coffee Pale Ale
Bottled: Grind the Stump Coffee Stout
On deck: 15 gallons of Bitterly Wheaten Down, Curieux Clone
csiewert is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 06-28-2011, 08:09 PM   #5
lowlife
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Chicago
Posts: 692
Liked 11 Times on 8 Posts
Likes Given: 33

Default

I use wlp02 so it leaves some residual sweetness, sometimes wlp05 also


lowlife is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Converting a Dry Irish Stout Extract Kit into an Oatmeal Cream Stout? junkmaster Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 22 11-20-2011 03:47 PM
How an I doing on my Oatmeal stout?? Turisops Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 1 04-03-2010 03:18 AM
Samuel Smith's Oatmeal Stout...question about the Oatmeal digphish Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 18 04-02-2010 12:23 AM
Oatmeal Stout... when to add oatmeal? slakwhere Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 19 01-07-2010 05:48 PM
Oatmeal Stout jeremyjudd Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 14 06-28-2009 07:44 PM


Forum Jump

Newest Threads

LATEST SPONSOR DEALS