Wyeast 2124 Bohemian Lager Yeast
Wyeast 2124 Bohemian Lager Yeast is a Carlsberg type yeast and the most widely used lager strain in the world. It produces a distinct malty profile with some ester character and a crisp finish. It is an extremely versatile strain suitable for use in most lagers and pilsners.
Recommended styles include German Pils, Munich Helles, Pre-Prohibition Lager, Munich Dunkel, Festbier, Marzen, Helles Bock, Dunkelbock, Doppelbock, Eisbock, Schwarzbier, Baltic Porter, Vienna Lager, California Common, International Lager, Czech Premium Pale Lager, Biere de Garde, Kellerbier, German Leichtbier, Pre-prohibition Lager.
Flocculation: Low - Medium
ABV: up to 9%
Tips and Tricks:
Use with lagers or Pilsners for fermentations in the 45-55°F (8-12°C) range. It may also be used for Common beer production with fermentations at 65-68°F (18-20°C). A thorough diacetyl rest is recommended after fermentation is complete.