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Old 04-02-2012, 09:32 PM   #1
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Default What is your favorite house yeast?

I will start. My soon to be house yeast is 1968. I plan on using it in everything. Clears beers out well, and creates a rich complex beer. I mainly brew pale ales and IPA's. Also, what beers do you brew with your house strain?

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Old 04-02-2012, 09:34 PM   #2
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Old 04-02-2012, 09:50 PM   #3
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Old 04-02-2012, 10:00 PM   #4
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House strain for lagers is W-34/70.

Haven't picked one for ales, but if I had to pick right now probably 1056/S-05. Experimenting with 1272, 1332, and 1450 right now. Definitely like strains that are (a) clean (b) flocculant (c) attenuative (d) effective at low temperatures.
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Old 04-02-2012, 11:13 PM   #5
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For ales its safale 05

Wheats is Wyeast American Wheat (1010)...i love me a clean crisp wheat!
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S-05 but Nottingham is a close sub if S-05 is out of stock.
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For me - US-05 or Wyeast 2565,I always have both in stock.
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us 05 and w 34/70 for lagers


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