Spike Brewing Giveaway - New v3 Kettle

Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > Recipes/Ingredients > Lalvin D47 Yeast
Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 04-14-2007, 03:22 AM   #1
Brewing Clamper
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Brewing Clamper's Avatar
Recipes 
 
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?


__________________
--Omar

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

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
BierMuncher
...My Junk is Ugly...
HBT_MODERATOR.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
BierMuncher's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: St. Louis, MO
Posts: 12,324
Liked 753 Times on 422 Posts
Likes Given: 290

Default

Quote:
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
Jaybird
Sponsor
HBT_SPONSOR.png
HomeBrewTalk 2012 Vendor Giveaway Participate
Vendor Ads 
Feedback Score: 2 reviews
 
Jaybird's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Nor*Cal
Posts: 6,815
Liked 744 Times on 522 Posts
Likes Given: 196

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by BierMuncher
6 months? Ya think?
Man... where DOES the time go?
JJ
__________________
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.

http://www.norcalbrewingsolutions.com and like us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/NorCalBrewingSolutionsfor Facebook only promos too
Smoke Cigars? www.stogietoys.com

*Member: The HBT Sweaty Fat Guy Cigar Club
Jaybird is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 10-28-2007, 03:39 AM   #5
paulthenurse
HBT_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
paulthenurse's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Down by the rivah, Down by the banks of the Rivah Chahles.
Posts: 9,270
Liked 673 Times on 471 Posts
Likes Given: 93

Default

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


__________________
All I want for Christmas is another three day ban on Cape.
paulthenurse is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Reply

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