LalBrew Bry-97™ – American West Coast Ale Yeast (11g)

LalBrew Bry-97™ – American West Coast Ale Yeast (11g)


LalBrew BRY-97 is an American West Coast-style ale yeast that was selected from the Siebel Institute Culture Collection for its ability to produce high quality ales. LalBrew BRY-97 is a neutral strain with a high flocculation ability that can be used to make a wide variety of American-style beers. Through expression of a beta-glucosidase enzyme, LalBrew BRY-97 can promote hop biotransformation and accentuate hop flavor and aroma. Traditional ales made with LalBrew BRY-97 include but are certainly not limited to Cream Ale, American Wheat, Scotch Ale, American Pale Ale, American Amber, American Brown, American IPA, American Stout, Russian Imperial Stout, Imperial IPA, Roggen/Rye, Old Ale and American Barleywine.


Microbiological Properties

Classified as a Saccharomyces cerevisiae, a top fermenting yeast.


Typical Analysis of LalBrew Bry-97 Yeast:
- Percent solids  93% – 97%
- Living Yeast Cells  ≥  1 x 10^9 per gram of dry yeast
- Wild Yeast  < 1 per 10^6 yeast cells
- Bacteria  < 1 per 10^6 yeast cells


Finished product is released to the market only after passing a rigorous series of tests
*According to the ASBC and EBC methods of analysis


Brewing Properties

In Lallemand’s Standard Conditions Wort at 20°C (68°F) LalBrew Bry-97 yeast exhibits:

- Vigorous fermentation that can be completed in 4 days

- Medium to High Attenuation and High Flocculation

- Aroma and flavor is neutral with slight ester notes.

- The optimal temperature range for LalBrew New England yeast when producing traditional styles is 15°C(59°F) to


Fermentation rate, fermentation time and degree of attenuation are dependent on inoculation density, yeast handling, fermentation temperature and nutritional quality of the wort.