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Wyeast 2278 Czech Pils
WY2278

Wyeast 2278 Czech Pils

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Description

Another Urquell strain, this one is for more advanced brewers.  This yeast needs a bit more hand holding than some other lager strains, but if properly managed, the rewards can be glorious.

Originating from the home of great Pilsners in the Czech Republic, this classic Pilsner strain will finish dry and malty. It is the perfect choice for Pilsners and all malt beers. Sulfur produced during fermentation can be reduced with warmer fermentation temperatures 58°F (14°C) and will dissipate with conditioning.

Origin:
Flocculation: Medium-High
Attenuation: 70-74%
Temperature Range: 50-58F, 10-14C
Alcohol Tolerance: 9% ABV

Styles:
Bohemian Pilsner

For best results we always recommend ordering an ice pack with your liquid yeast.
 

Item # WY2278
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Availability California - In Stock
Pennsylvania - In Stock
Weight 0.19 LBS
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Sal G on Jul 29, 2020
yeast is yummy
Ryan C on Feb 18, 2020
Recommended
Sal G on Jul 29, 2020
great reviews
Tyrone Anderson on Apr 27, 2020
yeast is yummy
Ryan C on Feb 18, 2020
Specified by recipe
James Bracken on Feb 1, 2020
german pilsner
Eric H on Jan 31, 2020
Ordered it because you didn't have the other Urquell strain! My first time with this yeast...
Bradley L on Nov 23, 2019
czech...mate
Andrew A on Oct 31, 2019
used before
Roberto D on Oct 21, 2019
This makes the best Czech Pilsner beer I've ever tasted.
Gerry K on Aug 28, 2019
To replace the one that didn't bust it's nut
Darren B on May 16, 2019
Want to make a german pilsner
Fernando M on Jan 29, 2019
I'm excited for a czech pils specific yeast
Dominick V on Feb 27, 2018
making a czech style pilsner
Valued C on Jan 24, 2018
great reviews
Tyrone Anderson on Apr 27, 2020
Specified by recipe
James Bracken on Feb 1, 2020
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Great yeast for the Pilsner I made
I was very happy with the beer from this yeast.
I had it at 50Deg F for 5 weeks and the beer came out wonderful
February 17, 2020
Purchased
10 months ago
Nice way to make a real Czech pils
November 10, 2019
Purchased
1 year ago
Fermented for three weeks in the mid to upper 50's and can't detect any diacetyl. Pleased with with early 40° (two week old) lager samples.
March 4, 2018
Purchased
over 2 years ago