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Mexican Lager Yeast by White Labs

Mexican Lager Yeast by White Labs

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Unlock the essence of crisp, clean, and authentically refreshing Mexican Lagers with White Labs' Mexican Lager Yeast. Tailored to capture the spirit of traditional Mexican brewing, this yeast strain, now available in a dry format, empowers brewers to craft lagers that embody the sun-drenched landscapes and the vibrant culture of Mexico.

Key Features:
• Crisp and Clean Character: Experience a brew that embodies the hallmark traits of Mexican Lagers – a crisp, clean taste that refreshes the palate. This yeast imparts a subtle maltiness while allowing the flavors of your chosen grains to shine through, creating a beer that is both approachable and distinctive.
• Versatile Fermentation Temperatures: White Labs' Mexican Lager Yeast is a versatile performer, comfortable across a range of fermentation temperatures. Whether you're fermenting on the cooler side for a classic clean profile or opting for a slightly warmer approach to enhance fruity esters, this yeast adapts to your desired outcome with ease.
• Traditional Mexican Lager Styles: Perfectly suited for brewing a variety of Mexican Lager styles, including but not limited to Vienna Lager, Munich Helles, and the iconic Mexican Vienna. The yeast's ability to accentuate malt sweetness and maintain a restrained hop bitterness makes it an excellent choice for those looking to replicate or innovate within this beloved beer category.

Flavor Profile:
Expect a beer that mirrors the well-balanced flavor profile of classic Mexican Lagers. The yeast contributes to a mild malt sweetness, complemented by a clean fermentation character. This allows the beer to be incredibly drinkable, making it a crowd-pleaser for those hot summer days or any occasion that calls for a refreshing and approachable lager.

Brewing Recommendations:
For optimal results, ferment within the temperature range of 48-55°F (9-13°C) to achieve the signature crispness associated with Mexican Lagers. Allow the yeast to work its magic, transforming your wort into a golden elixir that pays homage to the time-honored brewing traditions of Mexico.

White Labs' Mexican Lager Yeast in dry form opens up a world of possibilities for homebrewers and craft enthusiasts looking to create authentic and thirst-quenching lagers. Whether you're crafting a beer for a festive gathering, a sunny day by the pool, or simply to savor the artistry of a well-brewed lager, this yeast provides the essential building blocks for a Mexican Lager that transcends boundaries and transports you to the heart of brewing excellence. Embrace the tradition, embrace the refreshment – brew with White Labs' Mexican Lager Yeast.

Yeast details

Mfr. PN: WLP940

Yeast Strain: Lager

Attenuation: 70% - 78%

Flocculation: Medium

Temperature Range: 50­° - 55°

Alcohol Tolerance: 9%


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