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B5 American West Beer Yeast

Started by Pat_buttercups, May 02, 2017, 10:44:08 am

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So we got this at brew con, and I decided to give it a go. Has anybody used it before? if so is it good?


Hi Pat,
These are brand new so bar our website and:
there is very little info yet. Hence me posting here.

The best advise I can give is to treat the B5 like US-05. And the B4 like S-04.
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Was going to ask the exact same question.  Will probably try the B5 at the weekend.
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ah good stuff :) I have it fermenting away at the moment so far so good :)


So I have run this through 2 IPAs now and I quite like it its a bit cleaner on the hops than S05 I guess similar to WLP001, first one I fermented at 17 turned out very clean. the second one there was a error with my controller and it hit 22 for about 10 hours, Is exceptionally fruity not horrible but defiantly keep it low if you want that really clean flavor.