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Old 06-13-2012, 11:13 PM   #1
ChuckCollins
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Was thinking of useing my WLP 550 yeast was wondering are there particular styles that WLP 550 yeast is BEST suited for plus have i have 10# of belgian pilsner,Spec B, CaraVienna.



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Old 06-14-2012, 04:40 AM   #2
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I've used 550 for saison, Belgian pale ale, golden ale. Versatile. Tgis reference might also be of assistance.

http://www.whitelabs.com/beer/belgianchart.pdf

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Old 06-15-2012, 02:19 AM   #3
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I tried the 550 in a triple as well as a belgian pale...either way works...more spice than fruit esters...good multipurpose belgian yeast...manipulation of fermentation temps can accentuate those esters as well

 
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