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Omega Yeast OYL-016 Extra Special Liquid Yeast


Omega Yeast OYL-016 Extra Special liquid yeast (formerly named British Ale VIII) is a classic ESB strain best suited for English style ales including milds, bitters, porters, and English style stouts. This yeast will leave a beer very clear, and will leave some residual sweetness.

Flocculation: Very High
Attenuation: 67-71%
Temperature Range: 64-72° F
Alcohol Tolerance: 9% ABV

Each Omega Yeast pack has over 150 BILLION yeast cells!

This strain is akin to Wyeast 1968 London ESB and White Labs WLP002 English Ale.

This is a special order item, please allow an extra week for delivery. We ship our yeast out at the beginning of the week and include a cold pack during warm months to ensure freshness.

Omega Yeast is a highly considered yeast company based in Chicago, IL.