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The Down-Low on Lager Yeast

Lager yeast is a bottom-fermenting yeast that is used in the production of lager beer. It is an essential ingredient that contributes to the unique characteristics of lager beer, including its crisp, clean flavor and smooth finish. In this blog post, we will take a closer look at what makes lager yeast different from ale

How much ale yeast to pitch in 5BBLs?

Brewing beer is a complex process that requires a delicate balance of ingredients and techniques. One of the most important aspects of brewing beer is yeast, as yeast plays a crucial role in determining the final flavor, aroma, and alcohol content of the beer. How much ale yeast needed to brew a 5BBL (beer barrel)

How much lager yeast to pitch in 5BBLs

Brewing beer is a complex process that requires a delicate balance of ingredients and techniques. One of the most important aspects of brewing beer is yeast, as yeast plays a crucial role in determining the final flavor, aroma, and alcohol content of the beer. How much lager yeast is needed to brew a 5BBL (beer

Harvesting Yeast for the Pro Brewer

Why should I harvest yeast? The No.1 reason you should be harvesting yeast is simple: saving money. Commercial brewers can significantly reduce their production cost-per-BBL by harvesting their yeast just once – which often provides enough slurry for two subsequent batches. The savings pile up with each reuse. This is the main advantage liquid yeast
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