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Safale US-05 American Ale Yeast (Fermentis) - 11.5 g
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Description

Formally US-56, Safale US-05 is a strain of yeast that creates that classic American profile of clean malt, crisp taste, low diacetyl, and ability to ferment in a wide range of temps. Look for Safale US-05 to be the next popular dried yeast.

This is marked as directly pitchable yeast and there are no rehydration instructions.

Some instructions for rehydrating yeasts: Suspend yeast in 4 oz of warm water. Do not stir. Let stand for 15 minutes. Stir gently. Add an equal amount of wort to your solution. Cover, let sit for five minutes, and pitch.

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Availability California - In Stock
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Weight 0.03LBS
Weight11.5 G
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My standard.
Sheheryar H on Apr 12, 2018
Never fails, summer or winter.
George W on Apr 11, 2018
My standard.
Sheheryar H on Apr 12, 2018
Never disappoints.
Jared Williams on Apr 12, 2018
Never fails, summer or winter.
George W on Apr 11, 2018
Lots of good experience with this yeast
Ken Z on Apr 10, 2018
A very good and easy to use dry yeast.
Jim S on Apr 9, 2018
A great yeast to have around, ferments well.
Sean P on Apr 9, 2018
want a clean yeast for a base for a brett pale ale.
James S on Apr 6, 2018
I have used it or years. Very consistant
Thomas S on Apr 6, 2018
Its a goto. Never can go wrong with 05
Erik s on Apr 5, 2018
used it before and works well
LeRoy N on Apr 4, 2018
excellent product
Alby P on Apr 4, 2018
good rating
John K on Apr 3, 2018
This yeast was recommended for the barley wine kit, which makes me happy as I've always had good results with this specific yeast.
Brian G on Apr 3, 2018
Never fails me.
Mark G on Apr 3, 2018
This is my standard yeast I use on most ales and IPAs.
Edward F on Mar 31, 2018
It Works
Benjamin T on Mar 30, 2018
This yeast is very robust (I have used it for a 12% imperial stout), very agressive, but has a clean flavor profile. It also performs very well when just sprinkled on wort or in a starter.
Christopher T on Mar 30, 2018
Used before never had any problems
Valued C on Mar 30, 2018
Dependable yeast.
Chad D on Mar 28, 2018
Like to have a backup on hand
Kevin C on Mar 26, 2018
Reliability.
John A on Mar 23, 2018
great price, good product.
batman on Mar 23, 2018
Have used this yeast before and I like it!!
Michael W on Mar 23, 2018
Gives nice malty finish
TOM B on Mar 20, 2018
Always a good back up, makes great brown ale
Anthony W. G on Mar 20, 2018
Safale US-05 works great for me
Clinton L on Mar 20, 2018
My go to yeast and mostly use this in all brews
Peter B on Mar 20, 2018
Reasonable dry yeast with good characteristics
Dave M on Mar 16, 2018
Very versatile yeast, always good to have
Alexander G on Mar 16, 2018
Best for American Ale.
Fahad A on Mar 16, 2018
Use for pale ales and blondes, clean fermentation
Ben B on Mar 16, 2018
With my unknown brewing schedule, I like dry yeast over liquid
Garrett L on Mar 16, 2018
Nice to have dry yeast packet on-hand.
Rod R on Mar 16, 2018
As a backup to stuck ferments.
Darren L on Mar 16, 2018
Price and Morebeer is independently owned and operated
D A on Mar 16, 2018
Good go-to yeast, especially in the summer shipping season
Michael W on Mar 16, 2018
Have been brewing in Puerto Rico for years, and dry yeast have survived the air/ground travel the best.
Dan E on Mar 16, 2018
Cheap, ferments cleanly every time
Mark A. L on Mar 8, 2018
I've used US-05 in the past and have had good luck with it.
Matthew P on Mar 7, 2018
Safale US-05 produces stable results, period.
JEFFREY D S on Mar 6, 2018
Works well
David L on Mar 5, 2018
I like this yeast in the cold season
Jeff O on Mar 4, 2018
It works.
Mark E on Mar 3, 2018
Good reviews
Celestino T on Mar 3, 2018
Practical and reliable, not much else to say
Marc G on Mar 2, 2018
Great dry yeast
Gregory C on Mar 1, 2018
Go to dry yeast, simple, clean and effective.
asa m on Feb 28, 2018
Always works good in starter and ships better than liquid yeast
Frank a on Feb 28, 2018
I've had success with this yeast before.
Valued C on Feb 28, 2018
Old standby.
Matthew Racine on Feb 27, 2018
Never disappoints.
Jared Williams on Apr 12, 2018
Lots of good experience with this yeast
Ken Z on Apr 10, 2018
Reviews

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My old standby for good reason
Good reliable and easy to use.
July 3, 2018
Purchased
10 months ago
Switched from liquid yeast
Living in central California, it was difficult to get viable liquid yeast during the summer months. Last summer I decided to try dry yeast again and was totally amazed by this yeast. I have stuck to it ever since and it has always turned out some awesome IPA's. I recommend a pack and a half per 5 gallon batch. Never had any issues.
May 14, 2018
Purchased
10 months ago
Great yeast
Fast to take off, clean finish
May 8, 2018
Purchased
7 months ago
Great for brewers in warmer climates
I live in the southeast, where it is difficult to get mail order liquid yeast for most of the year. I have had great results with this yeast. It is cheap enough to buy two packets per 5 gallon batch.
April 26, 2018
Purchased
8 months ago
I used this yeast for the first beer I ever made, 20 minutes after i put it in the carboy my airlock was bubbling. I now realize my wort was probably a little warm but it still turned out to be a good beer.
April 5, 2018
Purchased
10 months ago
Great product...very satisfied!!!
My first batch of home brewed beer. All good!!!
April 5, 2018
Purchased
7 months ago
Great quality.
I was worried about the expiration date, but it turned out as I expected from More beer. Expired mid 2020.
March 30, 2018
Purchased
8 months ago
Great value, starts fast. Makes great beer
March 27, 2018
Purchased
8 months ago
Worked but seemed to struggle next to the Safale 04
(Same brew in size by side car boys)
March 17, 2018
Purchased
10 months ago
Never fails, always good
SO-5 is the do everything yeast. It never fails to start, ferments clean, and finishes without artifacts. We seldom make a starter and often repitch for two or three successive batches. It is a workhorse.
March 9, 2018
Purchased
8 months ago