Fermentis SafCider AS-2 Dry Cider Yeast
5 g sachet
SafCider AS-2 is ideal for making a slightly sweet and complex cider. Known for it's fresh aromatic apple and citrus profile, this strain will elaborate fruity applesauce notes and create a cider with a great overall complexity and sweet, rounded mouthfeel.
This strain has a wide fermentation temperature range, from 50 - 86 F (10 - 30 C), and is a very fast fermenter. Keep in mind that this strain of Saccharomyces bayanus is a killer strain, and will eat any other Sacch species you pitch! Use 1 sachet for 1 to 5 gallons of fresh pressed or store bought apple juice.
|Killer Factor||Dry Cider Suitability||Kinetics||Total Acidity||Total Esters|
|Not a Killer Strain||Yes||Regular to Fast Fermenter||Medium||Medium|