SafAle US-05 American Ale Dry Yeast
THE MOST NEUTRAL FERMENTIS BREWER’S ALE YEAST
The quintessential dry American Ale strain which produces well-balanced beers with low diacetyl and a very clean, crisp palate. Forms a firm foam head and presents a very good ability to stay in suspension during fermentation. Ideal for American beer types and highly hopped beers.
Safale US-05 is a dried American Ale strain with fermentation properties resembling that of Wyeast 1056 (American Ale) or White Labs WLP001 (California Ale). Sedimentation is low to medium, and final gravity is medium.
- Recommended Fermentation Temperature: 64–74F
- Attenuation: 78–82%
- Alcohol Tolerance: 9-11%
Perfect strain to ferment:
- American Pale Ales
- IPAs; American IPAs, Black IPAs, Red IPAs, Brown IPAs, Rye IPAs, Glitter IPAs
- Double IPAs, Imperial IPAs, DIPAs
- Triple IPAs
- American Porters
- American Stouts
- Blonde Ales
- Imperial Stouts
- American Barleywines
- Pre Prohibition Porters
- Cream Ale
- Any American Beer Style
TAKE IT EASY, TAKE E2U™
Till now, in the beer world, you had to take great care of yeasts prior to pitching. You had to rehydrate and acclimatize them while watching water and must temperature carefully.
With E2U™ active dry yeasts, you can pitch directly or rehydrate; depending on your equipment, habits, and feelings. Fermentis offers you the opportunity to make your life easier and eventually contribute to sustainability by saving water and energy. Any process you choose, we will be happy to ensure you the highest standards of quality, productivity, and security.
SAVE TIME. GET COMFORT. ACT GREEN.
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|Yeast Disclaimer||We strongly recommend ordering dry yeast in the summer months. We do include complimentary ice packs with all liquid yeasts. It is difficult to guarantee that the ice packs will survive the trip given transit times and particularly hot temperatures.|
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Looking to brew a NEIPA? Fermentis offers 3 great strains for brewing New England IPAs. Check out Fermentis New England IPA Yeast Strains post for more info on NEIPA style.
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I have been using SafAle for years. It always performs as it should. The one time I used liquid yeast it failed to start fermentation. Glad I kept extra packs of SafAle in the fridge just in case.
This yeast was bubbling aggressively within 24 hours. It went on a for a few days and settled down pretty quickly.
Everything came on time for Christmas. However, the box came to the house barely intact. The contents were too heavy for the box they were shipped in with the box being open at the taped seams. I actually went outside and checked the yard to see if anything had fallen out of the box on it’s way to the porch. Also, when shopping on line, additional items would pop up leading me to believe that these items were needed to brew the batch selected. When the gift was opened, I was questioned why I ordered the additional items as they were not needed. Thankfully they could be used for other brews. Instead of ordering “fluff” that wasn’t needed, I would have gladly spent the money on an additional brew kit. As far as the beer goes, it was delicious once it was brewed. Especially the coconut porter. Fantastic flavor!