Wyeast 2565 Kolsch yeast

Wyeast 2565 Kolsch yeast

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This strain is a classic, true top cropping yeast strain from a traditional brewery in Cologne, Germany. Beers will exhibit some of the fruity character of an ale, with a clean lager like profile. It produces low or no detectable levels of diacetyl. This yeast may also be used to produce quick-conditioning pseudo-lager beers and ferments well at cold 55-60°F (13-16°C) range. This powdery strain results in yeast that remain in suspension post fermentation. It requires filtration or additional settling time to produce bright beers.

Flocculation: Low
Attenuation: 73-77%
Temperature Range: 56-70F (13-21C)
Alcohol Tolerance: Approx 10% ABV
Possible Source: Paffgen

Beer Styles: American Wheat or Rye Beer, Berliner Weisse, Biere de Garde, Cream Ale, Dusseldorf Altbier, Fruit Beer, Kolsch, Northern German Altbier, Spice/Herb/Vegetable Beer

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