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Fermentis SafTeq Blue - 100 g



This strain of saccharomyces cerevisiae has been specifically selected for the fermentation of blue agave, and is widely used in the production of tequila.  It's excellent performance is due to it's ability to tolerate toxic substances like furfural, which is common in agave juice/nectar.  This strain is also tolerant to osmotic pressure and alcohol, and is capable of fermentation in extreme tempuratures


Directions for Use

Use at a rate of 0.5 grams per Liter of wash, or 10.5 grams per 5.5 gallons of wash.  Fermentation temperature range is 82° - 104° F, although optimum fermentation temperature is 86° - 93° F.


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