Beer Overview

Few activities blend scientific precision and creative exploration like brewing beer. It takes passion to achieve your vision for the perfect brew, but whether you’re looking for hoppy, smooth, malty or something else, we make yeast for all beer styles.

Why Use Wyeast?

For over three decades we’ve been the leader in producing premium fermentation products. Our liquid yeast strains are recognized around the world, and we’ve partnered with some of the most successful craft beverage brands. But we’ve never stopped exploring new ways to ensure that every product that leaves our Hood River facility is of the highest quality possible.

Fermentation Center
for Home Enthusiasts

We’ve collected some tools and information to help take your
work to the next level.

Pitch with Active, Hungry
Yeast Every Time

Our patented packaging contains premium liquid yeast cultures and the Wyeast Smack-Pack Activator™. Give it a smack, and you kick start the yeast’s metabolism before pitching.

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Pitch Rate & Growth

Get the data you need to get the best, most predictable results from your brew.


Yeast & Brewing

New to brewing? You’ve come to the right place. Let us help you get a running start with some tips about using our liquid yeast.

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Fermentation Center
for Commercial Brewers

When brewing is your livelihood, nothing but the best will do. That’s why we’ve been the choice for so many commercial brewers for over 30 years. Explore our resources for getting the most out of our yeast.


Get the data you need to get the best, most predictable results from your brew.



Yeast performs optimally when properly stored. Find the best way to keep it protected and productive.

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Lab Services

Microbial stability is essential for production of a consistent product.

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Private Collection Looking for something a little different? Our unique Private Collection strains are available for a limited time.

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