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SCOTTISH ALE Yeast from Omega Yeast

SCOTTISH ALE (OYL-015)

From: Omega Yeast
Type: Yeast  •  Packet: Liquid

The Scottish Ale strain is a flocculent, versatile and reliable house strain that produces neutral to complex and malty profiles in its fairly wide temperature range. Hop character is not muted by this strain. More esters emerge at higher fermentation temperatures.

Brewing Properties of SCOTTISH ALE

The functional properties of brewing yeasts have a direct impact on the performance, quality and economics of the resulting beer.

Alcohol Tolerance
The alcohol tolerance determines the ABV at which yeast cells go dormant and stop fermenting.
10%
Attenuation
Attenuation refers to the percentage of sugars converted to alcohol and carbon dioxide, as measured by specific gravity.
73-76%
Flocculation
Flocculation refers to the tendency of yeast to form clumps called "flocs" that drop in order to make the beer clear.
High
Optimal Temperature
The optimal temperature is the range in which the yeast performs best without putting off any off-flavors. Pitching the yeast into wort usually happens at the low end of the temperature range.
63-75° F
(17-24° C)

Comparable Beer Yeasts

If you cannot find SCOTTISH ALE (OYL-015) anywhere, you can substitute one of the following yeasts for a similiar result.

Common Beer Styles using SCOTTISH ALE

These are the most popular beer styles that make use of the SCOTTISH ALE yeast:

Ales, British Ales


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