DetailsWyeast's Fruity White yeast strain produces an extremely fruity profile, high ester formation. It allows the fruit character to dominate aroma and the flavor profile. This yeast finishes slightly sweet and soft. Works well with Chardonnay, Chablis, Ciders, Gewurztraminer, Chenin Blanc, and Pinot Gris to create a fruity white wine.
- Details & Instructions
Ideal Temperature Range (°F) 55-75°F Attenuation (%) NA Flocculation Medium Alcohol Tolerance (%) 12-13% ABV Rate of Fermentation Fast Foam Production Moderate Nutrient Requirements Normal H2S Production Low SO2 Production Moderate Profile Wine
4.5 / 5.02 ReviewsDecember 22, 2018Purchased
11 months agoi love this yeast!!I am very pleased with this yeast!! it leaves a very fruity flavor and the aroma is very strong of whatever the fruit that is used. not a lot of foam and a fairly fast worker. I have made strawberry with this yeast and took several awards in competitions with the wines. highly recommended!!November 27, 2016Purchased
over 3 years ago
- Customer Q&A
Browse 4 questions Browse 4 questions and 3 answersWhen should you activate the yeast?Wyeast 4242 Fruity White Wine YeastBEST ANSWER: The instructions are on the package.Does this wine yeast work best within a specific pH range ?BEST ANSWER: It's very enthusiastic. I think it would work at just about any pH, but the results would vary.Wyeast 4242, does it perform better within specific pH range ?Do you have something that's not in liquid form available?BEST ANSWER: I used this pack, Very simple to use, smack it in your palms, shake and then pour in. I really liked it better then dried. I only make 6 gals at a time and this worked great for me.