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Wyeast 5526 Brettanomyces Lambicus Yeast

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SKU
5526
$12.99

Key Features

This is a wild yeast strain isolated from Belgian lambic beers. Produces a pie cherry-like flavor and sourness.

Wyeast 5526 Brettanomyces Lambicus is a wild yeast strain isolated from Belgian lambic beers. In addition to a distinct "Brett" character, it produces a pie cherry-like flavor and sourness. A pellicle may form in bottles or casks. To produce classic Belgian character, this strain works best with other yeast and lactic bacteria. 

Recommended Styles include Lambic, Gueuze, Flanders Red Ale, Brett Beer, Mixed Fermentation, Berliner Wiesse

Flocculation: Medium

Attenuation: N/A

Temperature: 60-75

ABV: up to 12%

Tips and Tricks: 

Recommended aging 3-6 months to fully develop flavor characteristics. 

Average Attenuation

80

Yeast Format

Liquid

Yeast Type

Sour/Bacteria

Brand

Wyeast

Yeast Origin

Belgium

Average Attenuation

80

Yeast Format

Liquid

Yeast Type

Sour/Bacteria

Brand

Wyeast

Yeast Origin

Belgium

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