Omega Beer Yeast, West Coast Ale, 004

$10.00

Available on backorder

Ice Options * 

All liquid yeast being shipped includes a complementary ice pack per shipping order when temperatures are above 50F. Although we cannot guarantee that the ice packs will stay cold during shipping, we highly recommend the addition of an insulated mailer. Store pickup orders do not include an ice pack, but may be purchased with yeast or kits.

*Selecting the “Ice Pack” option adds an additional ice pack to shipping orders, or a single ice pack to store pickup orders.
**Selecting the “Insulated Mailer” option will add an insulated envelope and additional ice pack to shipping or store pickup orders.

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
Flocculation: Medium-Low
Attenuation: 73-80%
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.

Additional information

Weight 0.50 lbs
Dimensions 5 × 5 × 5 in
Special Order
SKU byo004