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Offline brewmasternpb

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Difference between WLP007 and WLP017
« on: February 02, 2014, 09:46:04 PM »
Hey gang,
WLP 007 is reportedly the Whitbread yeast, but the platinum strain, 017 is called Whitbread Ale.  Does anyone know the difference?
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Re: Difference between WLP007 and WLP017
« Reply #1 on: February 02, 2014, 09:52:42 PM »
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Re: Difference between WLP007 and WLP017
« Reply #2 on: February 02, 2014, 09:57:03 PM »
Attenuation. 007 is rated at 70-80% while 017 is 67-73%

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Re: Difference between WLP007 and WLP017
« Reply #3 on: February 02, 2014, 10:08:39 PM »
White read had Several yeast strains, ax Steve sai.
17 would be the "Ale" strain. 007 would by the dry strain.
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