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Technical Center

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
Home Enthusiast | Yeast Fermentation
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
Professional | Yeast Propagation
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

Explore styles and recommended strains for each of your fermentation types.

Explore Beer Styles
Explore Beer Styles
Explore Beer Styles
Explore the wide array of beer styles and find your next brew.
Explore Wine Styles
Explore Wine Styles
Explore Wine Styles
Explore a wide variety of wine styles and find something to suit your tastes.

Recipes

Exclusive recipes for Private Collection strains, food pairing, & brewery favorites

2035-PC American Lager | Gordon Strong’s Pre-Prohibition Lager
2035-PC American Lager | Gordon Strong’s Pre-Prohibition Lager
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 ...

2000-PC Budvar Lager | Seasonal pairing guide: French Onion Soup
2000-PC Budvar Lager | Seasonal pairing guide: French Onion Soup
2000-PC Budvar Lager | Seasonal pairing guide: French Onion Soup

12.02.2021 — With a history stretching over a millennium, it’s no secret why the Czech Republic has earned a top spot on any be...

Wyeast Blog

The latest news, recipes, features and insights from Wyeast.

BIG BREW DAY 2021
BIG BREW DAY 2021
BIG BREW DAY 2021

04.12.2021 — On May 1, 2021, we invite you to celebrate the greatest hobby there is by firing up the kettle, trying your hand at one of the official Brew Day recipes and raising a glass to HOMEBREWING!

Q2 PRIVATE COLLECTION: SPRING ON THE PATIO
Q2 PRIVATE COLLECTION: SPRING ON THE PATIO
Q2 PRIVATE COLLECTION: SPRING ON THE PATIO

03.29.2021 — Spring 2021’s Private Collection holds something for brewers of all skillsets; novice to expert or modern to traditional techniques.

Professional Core Brewer Spotlight

Learn more about our featured brewery partners and gain insights from the professionals.

Core Brewer Spotlight: Upland Brewing Company
Core Brewer Spotlight: Upland Brewing Company
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
Core Brewer Spotlight: Reuben’s Brews
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 ...

Frequently Asked Questions

Search our most frequently asked questions, with answers tailored to home enthusiasts, professionals, and retailers.

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