Yeast Bank

1-100%
1-100°F (-17-38°C)
Belgian Wit 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.

WLP351 Bavarian Weizen Yeast

Specialty / Belgian

Former Yeast Lab W51 yeast strain, acquired from Dan McConnell. The description originally used by Yeast Lab still fits: "This strain produces a...
Attenuation
73% - 77%
Flocculation
Low
Alcohol Tolerance
Medium (5 - 10%)
Optimum Fermentation Temperature
66°F - 70°F

WLP380 Hefeweizen IV Ale Yeast

Specialty / Belgian

High phenolic clove aroma and flavor, with minimal banana. Also produces refreshing citrus and apricot notes for a crisp, drinkable hefeweizen....
Attenuation
73% - 80%
Flocculation
Low
Alcohol Tolerance
Medium (5 - 10%)
Optimum Fermentation Temperature
66°F - 70°F

WLP400 Belgian Wit Ale Yeast

Specialty / Belgian

A strain producing a highly phenolic aroma, it is the original yeast used to produce witbier in Belgium.Click Here for a Sizing ChartNano (500mL)1...
Attenuation
74% - 78%
Flocculation
Medium to Low
Alcohol Tolerance
Medium (5 - 10%)
Optimum Fermentation Temperature
67°F - 74°F

WLP410 Belgian Wit II Ale Yeast

Specialty / Belgian

Less Belgian-like phenolics than WLP400 and more spicy. Will leave a bit more sweetness, and flocculation is higher than WLP400. Use to produce...
Attenuation
70% - 75%
Flocculation
Medium to Low
Alcohol Tolerance
Medium (5 - 10%)
Optimum Fermentation Temperature
67°F - 74°F

WLP500 Monastery Ale Yeast

Specialty / Belgian

From a Belgian monastery where monks traditionally brew beer, this yeast produces distinctive fruitiness and plum characteristics. An excellent...
Attenuation
75% - 80%
Flocculation
Medium to Low
Alcohol Tolerance
High (10 - 15%)
Optimum Fermentation Temperature
65°F - 72°F

WLP515 Antwerp Ale Yeast

Specialty strain from The Vault
Specialty / Belgian

Clean, almost lager like Belgian type ale yeast. Good for Belgian type pales ales and amber ales, or with blends to combine with other Belgian type...
Attenuation
73% - 80%
Flocculation
Medium
Alcohol Tolerance
Medium (5 - 10%)
Optimum Fermentation Temperature
67°F - 70°F

WLP530 Abbey Ale Yeast

Specialty / Belgian

Similar to WLP500, but is less fruity and more alcohol tolerant (up to 15% ABV). An excellent yeast for high-gravity beers, Belgian ales, dubbels...
Attenuation
75% - 80%
Flocculation
Medium to High
Alcohol Tolerance
High (10 - 15%)
Optimum Fermentation Temperature
66°F - 72°F

WLP550 Belgian Ale Yeast

Specialty / Belgian

Saisons, Belgian Ales, Belgian Reds, Belgian Browns, and White beers are just a few of the classic Belgian beer styles that can be created with...
Attenuation
78% - 85%
Flocculation
Medium
Alcohol Tolerance
Medium - High (8 - 12%)
Optimum Fermentation Temperature
68°F - 78°F

WLP564 Leeuwenhoek Saison Yeast Blend

Specialty strain from The Vault
Specialty / Belgian

A blend of two saison strains and a low phenolic Belgian strain, developed for the White Labs in-house saisons. Approximately 85% attenuation...
Attenuation
76% - 82%
Flocculation
Low
Alcohol Tolerance
High (10 - 15%)
Optimum Fermentation Temperature
66°F - 75°F

WLP565 Belgian Saison I Yeast

Specialty / Belgian

Classic Saison yeast from Wallonia. It produces earthy, peppery, and spicy notes. Slightly sweet. With high gravity saisons, brewers may wish to...
Attenuation
65% - 75%
Flocculation
Medium
Alcohol Tolerance
Medium (5 - 10%)
Optimum Fermentation Temperature
68°F - 75°F

WLP566 Belgian Saison II Yeast

Specialty / Belgian

Saison strain with more fruity ester production than with WLP565. Moderately phenolic, with a clove-like characteristic in finished beer flavor and...
Attenuation
78% - 85%
Flocculation
Medium
Alcohol Tolerance
Medium (5 - 10%)
Optimum Fermentation Temperature
68°F - 78°F

WLP568 Belgian Style Saison Ale Yeast Blend

Specialty / Belgian

This blend melds Belgian-style ale and saison strains. The strains work in harmony to create complex fruity aromas and flavors. Phenolic, spicy,...
Attenuation
70% - 80%
Flocculation
Medium
Alcohol Tolerance
Medium (5 - 10%)
Optimum Fermentation Temperature
70°F - 80°F

WLP570 Belgian Golden Ale Yeast

Specialty / Belgian

From East Flanders, versatile yeast that can produce light Belgian ales to high gravity Belgian beers (12% ABV). A combination of fruitiness and...
Attenuation
73% - 78%
Flocculation
Low
Alcohol Tolerance
High (10 - 15%)
Optimum Fermentation Temperature
68°F - 75°F

WLP575 Belgian Style Ale Yeast Blend

Specialty / Belgian

A blend of two monastery-type yeast strains and one Belgian ale-type yeast. This creates a versatile blend that can be used for monastery-style...
Attenuation
74% - 80%
Flocculation
Medium
Alcohol Tolerance
Medium - High (8 - 12%)
Optimum Fermentation Temperature
68°F - 75°F

WLP585 Belgian Saison III Ale Yeast

Specialty strain from The Vault
Specialty / Belgian

Produces beer with a high fruit ester characteristic as well as mild tartness. Finishes slightly malty, which balances out the esters. Also,...
Attenuation
70% - 74%
Flocculation
Medium to Low
Alcohol Tolerance
Medium (5 - 10%)
Optimum Fermentation Temperature
68°F - 75°F

WLP590 French Saison Ale Yeast

Ale
Specialty / Belgian
Wine, Mead and Cider

A unique yeast strain that creates farmhouse-style beers with a phenolic “bite” and moderate ester compounds. Producing a cleaner aroma profile...
Attenuation
73% - 80%
Flocculation
Medium
Alcohol Tolerance
Medium (5 - 10%)
Optimum Fermentation Temperature
69°F - 75°F