White Labs WLP001 California Ale Yeast
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White Labs WLP001 California Ale Yeast -- This is an extremely versatile yeast famous for it's clean flavours, balance and ability to be used in almost any style of ale. Well known for accentuating hop flavours. Possible Source: Sierra Nevada
Optimum Fermentation Temperature: 68-73°F
Alcohol Tolerance: High
This is the famous Sierra Nevada Chico yeast strain found in beers across America. It produces well balanced beers with low diacetyl and a very clean, crisp end palate. Also sold as Fermentis Safeale US-05 and Wyeast 1056 American Ale.
For a comparison of these strains see our US-05 vs WY1056/WLP001 tests.