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Seasonal Yeast – Wyeast 1882-PC Thames Valley Ale II™

This article is one in a series describing the seasonal yeasts put out by our liquid yeast manufacturers. This one is..

Wyeast 1882-PC Thames Valley Ale II™

“[This strain] produces crisp, dry English ales with a rich malt profile and moderate stone fruit esters. This attenuative strain is also highly flocculent, resulting in bright beers not requiring filtration. A thorough diacetyl rest is recommended after fermentation is complete.”

Vital stats:

Attenuation – 72-78%
Flocculation – Medium-High
Optimum Ferment Temp. – 60-70°F
Alcohol Tolerance – 10% ABV

Manufactured January – March. Could be available through October.

Be sure to check out the other seasonal yeasts for this period:

White Labs: Jan-Feb 022 Essex Ale, 815 Belgian Lager Mar-Apr 017 Whitbread Ale, 860 Munich Helles Lager

Wyeast: 1026-PC British Cask Ale™, 1768-PC English Special Bitter™