Resources for Professionals and Home Enthusiasts
For home enthusiasts and professionals, we’ve developed tools and information on all aspects of yeast and fermentation to help take your work to the next level.
Home Enthusiast | Yeast Fermentation
Fermentation is the heart of the brewing process. During fermentation, wort created from raw materials is converted to beer by yeast. Fermentation is usually divided into three stages: primary, secondary, and conditioning (or lagering).
Professional | Yeast Propagation
The purpose of propagating yeast is to produce a greater amount of healthy biomass free of contaminations, which will be pitched to accomplish uniform and stable fermentations.
Explore styles and recommended strains for each of your fermentation types.
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Exclusive recipes for Private Collection strains, food pairing, & brewery favorites
1217-PC West Coast IPA | Northwest Fruited IPA
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2035-PC American Lager | Gordon Strong’s Pre-Prohibition Lager
03.02.2022 — Private Collection Recipe 2022 Q1 Frosted Lagers This recipe is a modern take on the Pre-Prohibition Lager style ...
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Brewing Session Beers
07.21.2022 — Session beers are a versatile category that can be brewed to a broad range of specifications, depending on what the brew...
Summer Private Collection: Session Season
06.30.2022 — They’re not too bitter, not too hoppy, not too malty. Our Summer Private Collection: Session Season strikes the perfe...
Professional Core Brewer Spotlight
Learn more about our featured brewery partners and gain insights from the professionals.
Core Brewer Spotlight: Upland Brewing Company
03.04.2019 — STRAIN MAGICIANS. SOUR BEER PIONEERS. Upland Brewing Company, founded in 1997, began its legacy in southern Indiana wh...
Core Brewer Spotlight: Reuben’s Brews
07.26.2018 — THE TWO THAT TOOK OFF When Grace Robbings bought her husband Adam a homebrew kit just weeks after welcoming their first ...
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