OLY-004 allows malt and hop character to dominate the profile. Highly flocculant and highly attenuative. Ferments well down to 64°F.
Optimum Ferm Temp: 64-72°F - 17.5-22°C
Alcohol Tolerance: High up to 10%
Compares to WLP007 and WY1098
Omega Yeast Labs’ is based in Chicago and their standard is to provide breweries with pitchable quantities of fresh, made-to-order pure yeast.
Founder and CEO Lance Shaner received a Ph.D. in microbiology and molecular genetics from the University of Texas – Houston. Lance has 9 years of laboratory experience, including 5 years of original research on the stress response of Saccharomyces cerevisiae (a.k.a. brewer’s yeast). Lance has been an avid homebrewer for 14 years and continues actively homebrewing today.
Check out their website: http://www.omegayeast.com/