Fermentis SafLager S-189 originated from the Hürlimann brewery in Switzerland. This lager strain’s attenuation profile allows to brew a wide range of lager and pilsen beers. This lager yeast works at a wide temperature range between 9-22°C (48.2-71.6°F) but ideally between 12-15°C (53.6-59°F). Highly flocculant. Depending on the conditions, it tends to present noticeable herbal and floral notes to lager beers.
Style Recommendations: Oktoberfests / Marzens, Munich Helles, Doppelbocks, Maibocks (Helles Bock), International Pale Lagers, International Amber Lagers, International Dark Lagers, Czech Pilsners, Czech Pale Lager, German Pilsners, etc.