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Vodka Strains

Core Strains are composed of 86 beer, wine and distilling yeast strains including wild yeast and bacteria as well as WLP600 Kombucha SCOBY. These strains are grown year-round with a shipping lead time of 1 to 17 days. The Core Strains are available to professionals, retailers and homebrewers, with both PurePitch® and Customer Pour packaging for professionals. Homebrew-sized options are packaged in PurePitch® and vial packaging.

White Labs Vault Strains are a collection of specialty strains curated during the more than 22 years White Labs has been in business. The availability for specialty strains from The Vault depends on whether the customer is a homebrewer, professional or retailer. Homebrewers may place a pre-order on select strains by visiting whitelabs.com/thevault or purchase yeast directly from a retailer that carries The Vault Seasonal Releases. All strains from The Vault are available to professionals with longer lead times and minimum order requirements.

WLP001 California Ale Yeast®

Ale
Wine, Mead and Cider
Distilling

Our best-selling yeast is famous for its clean flavors, balance, and ability to be used in almost any style of ale. It is extremely versatile and...
Attenuation
73% - 80%
Flocculation
Medium
Alcohol Tolerance
High (10 - 15%)
Optimum Fermentation Temperature
68°F - 73°F

WLP078 Neutral Grain Yeast

Distilling

Marked by a clean, fast fermentation, this strain is ideal for any neutral grain spirit. Alcohol and temperature tolerant.
Attenuation
77% - 84%
Flocculation
Medium
Alcohol Tolerance
High (10 - 15%)
Optimum Fermentation Temperature
76°F - 85°F

WLP750 French Red Wine Yeast

Wine, Mead and Cider
Distilling

Classic Bordeaux yeast with a rich, smooth flavor profile.
Attenuation
80% - 100%
Flocculation
Low
Alcohol Tolerance
Very High (Over 15%)
Optimum Fermentation Temperature
60°F - 90°F

WLD71B Lallemand 71B Dried (distillers yeast)

Specialty strain from The Vault
Distilling

Lalvin 71B is an active dried yeast recommended for use in vodka, gin, and neutral spirits. Also used in nouveau wines, 71B was isolated by the...
Attenuation
0% - 0%
Flocculation
Alcohol Tolerance
N/A
Optimum Fermentation Temperature
0°F - 0°F

WLDEC1118 Lallemand EC1118 Dried

Specialty strain from The Vault
Distilling
Wine, Mead and Cider

EC-1118 is an active dried yeast for use in whiskey and bourbons. It has been isolated in Champagne and its use was validated by the Comité...
Attenuation
0% - 0%
Flocculation
Alcohol Tolerance
N/A
Optimum Fermentation Temperature
0°F - 0°F

WLDEDV46 Danstil EDV46 Dried (Distillers Yeast)

Specialty strain from The Vault
Distilling

Active dried strain, selected in France from a beet molasses fermentation, is also suited to fermentations of other by-products of the sugar...
Attenuation
0% - 0%
Flocculation
Alcohol Tolerance
N/A
Optimum Fermentation Temperature
0°F - 0°F

WLDK1 Lallemand K1 Dried (Distillers Yeast)

Specialty strain from The Vault
Distilling

Lalvin V1116 (K1) is an active dried yeast for use in rum, brandy and fruit brandies. Isolated in 1972 by Pierre Barre of the INRA Montpellier. K1...
Attenuation
0% - 0%
Flocculation
Alcohol Tolerance
N/A
Optimum Fermentation Temperature
0°F - 0°F

WLDSS20KG Superstart Dried Distill (Distillers Yeast)

Specialty strain from The Vault
Distilling

Active dry yeast for use in fuel ethanol and beverage fermentations. Adequate for neutral spirits but primarily designed for biofuel. It contains a...
Attenuation
0% - 0%
Flocculation
Alcohol Tolerance
N/A
Optimum Fermentation Temperature
0°F - 0°F

WLDSS500GR Superstart Dried Distill (Distillers Yeast)

Specialty strain from The Vault
Distilling

Active dry yeast for use in fuel ethanol and beverage fermentations. Adequate for neutral spirits but primarily designed for biofuel. It contains a...
Attenuation
0% - 0%
Flocculation
Alcohol Tolerance
N/A
Optimum Fermentation Temperature
0°F - 0°F

WLDTY48-1KG TY48-1kg (Distillers Yeast)

Specialty strain from The Vault
Distilling

High-performance temperature and ethanol tolerant yeast capable of reaching 20% ABV from pure sugar wash in 8 days. With AG enzyme to allow starch...
Attenuation
0% - 0%
Flocculation
Alcohol Tolerance
N/A
Optimum Fermentation Temperature
0°F - 0°F

WLDVODKAAG-1KG Vodka Turbo AG-1kg (Distillers Yeast)

Specialty strain from The Vault
Distilling

High yield vodka strain with extraordinarily low metabolite production ideal for use with sugar, grain or potato feedstock in vodka production....
Attenuation
0% - 0%
Flocculation
Alcohol Tolerance
N/A
Optimum Fermentation Temperature
0°F - 0°F