Ss Brewtech’s Biggest Baddest Holiday Giveaway Ever!

Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > Recipes/Ingredients > Lalvin D47 Yeast
Thread Tools
Old 04-14-2007, 03:22 AM   #1
Brewing Clamper
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Brewing Clamper's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Union City, CA
Posts: 2,788
Liked 19 Times on 17 Posts
Likes Given: 2

Default Lalvin D47 Yeast

I had to go to a different LHBS today since my regular one was not open and I was looking for Montrachet yeast for EdWort's Apfelwein. The guy there was kind of an alehole, and he ended up giving me d47, after trying to upsell me in any way possible.. anyway, will this be ok for the apfelwein? Will it Kreusen? Should I just try to find Montrachet somewhere else?


4 Ohms Aleworks & Lagers | Twitter | Facebook | Blog |
Brewing Clamper is offline
Reply With Quote
Old 10-28-2007, 03:27 AM   #2
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Posts: 109

I know this is a long time after your post, but others might find this useful. I used Lalvin D-47 for my first batch of Apfelwein and, yes, it works great. I can't compare it to Montrachet but the owner of my LHBS recommended it over the Montrachet and I was pleased with its dry yet distinctively apple-y taste. I'm now brewing my second batch and will be using d-47 again.

deharris is offline
Reply With Quote
Old 10-28-2007, 03:32 AM   #3
...My Junk is Ugly...
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
BierMuncher's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: St. Louis, MO
Posts: 12,309
Liked 745 Times on 419 Posts
Likes Given: 268


Originally Posted by deharris
I know this is a long time after your post...
6 months? Ya think?
BierMuncher is offline
Reply With Quote
Old 10-28-2007, 03:37 AM   #4
HomeBrewTalk 2012 Vendor Giveaway Participate
Vendor Ads 
Feedback Score: 2 reviews
Jaybird's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Nor*Cal
Posts: 6,575
Liked 677 Times on 472 Posts
Likes Given: 188


Originally Posted by BierMuncher
6 months? Ya think?
Man... where DOES the time go?
Need a False Bottom for your Keg, Kettle or Cooler?

I have been making custom False Bottoms for just about everything since 2008

Nor Cal Brewing Solutions, Reddings local homebrew store
(530)243-BEER and (530)221-WINE

Still have questions PM me here or hit the website. and like us on Facebook Facebook only promos too
Smoke Cigars?

*Member: The HBT Sweaty Fat Guy Cigar Club
Jaybird is offline
Reply With Quote
Old 10-28-2007, 03:39 AM   #5
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
paulthenurse's Avatar
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Down by the rivah, Down by the banks of the Rivah Chahles.
Posts: 8,965
Liked 557 Times on 400 Posts
Likes Given: 89


D47 has it all over Montrachet. I can't think of a single recipie that wouldn't be improved by using D47

Coming soon to a driveway near you, Masstoberfest.
paulthenurse is offline
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Lalvin EC1118 Champagne Yeast for Beer? Denny's Evil Concoctions Recipes/Ingredients 30 03-08-2011 11:56 PM
Lalvin yeast 71B-1122 for Cider?? Brewkowski Cider Forum 3 02-04-2009 08:20 PM
Used Lalvin EC-1118 wine yeast before? JMO Recipes/Ingredients 6 11-14-2008 02:20 AM
Red Star or Lalvin yeast? bluefoxicy Soda Making 3 09-14-2008 06:18 PM
Lalvin D-47?? Bigpete9000 General Techniques 6 10-30-2007 03:38 AM

Forum Jump

Newest Threads