Freeze Dried Yeast

Fermentis is a range of high performing dry yeast to provide a reliable yeast source to the home brewer. SAF Brewer’s Yeast is a quality alternative to liquid yeast with a two year shelf life. You can't home brew beer without yeast. The world is full of yeast but brewer’s yeast is special in that it is cultured specific for brewing. The complex flavors of beer come from the type of yeast used. Brewer’s yeast has two classifications. Ale yeast and lager yeast. Liquid yeast is available in pure cultures designed for making specific beer styles. Dry yeast is a dehydrated form of either ale or lager yeast. It is the most convenient form available. Homebrewers who enjoy yeast culturing: If a starter is made from a fresh vial, one vial can be added directly to a 2 liter starter, which in 2 days will grow to approximately 240 billion cells, to achieve a pitching rate in 5 gallons of of 1 million cells/ml/degree Plato (with a 12 Plato beer).

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Home Beer Brewing

Brewing beer is an American Tradition.