Omega Yeast produces fresh, high quality and pitch-ready liquid yeast for homebrewers. Highly dedicated and located in Chicago and St. Louis – Omega Yeast consists of a handful of microbiologists, homebrewers, professional brew staff and craft beer fans who have made it their express purpose to make brewing easier and better for everyone.
Popularly called “Chico” West Coast Ale I is a reliable, versatile and popular neutral foundation for displays of malts and hops. Often used as a house strain, it is highly attenuative and moderately flocculent. And it ferments crisp and clean with light citrus notes under 66° F (19° C). Also try DIPA (OYL-052) or British I (OYL-006) to highlight hops more, or West Coast II (OYL-009) and Scottish Ale (OYL-015) for malt displays.
Strain Type: Ales
Temperature Range: 60-73° F (16-23° C)
Alcohol Tolerance: 11%
This item is stocked in low quantities. It may take an additional 4-7 days to ship depending on availability from the manufacturer.