1. Home
  2. Kits & Ingredients
  3. White Labs German Ale/Kolsch Yeast [WLP029]
White Labs WLP029 German Ale / Kolsch Yeast
White Labs WLP029 German Ale / Kolsch Yeast

White Labs German Ale/Kolsch Yeast [WLP029]

Write a Review
Your Price: $19.99
Status: In Stock

Introducing PurePitch Next Generation!

Developed from feedback from brewers, PurePitch Next Generation is easier to use, more flexible, and far more reliable!

It combines the ease of a bottle with the innovation of PurePitch, providing a modular pouch with a cap and a consistent cell concentration intended to pitch at 7.5 million cells/ml; a commercially recommended pitching rate to ensure a foolproof fermentation.

Increased Fermentation Speed
As demand for higher pitch rates have been steadily rising, White Labs has optimized the cell count of PurePitch Next Generation to ensure brewers see consistent, clean, and speedy fermentations. The consistent pitch rates help shorten lag times resulting in quicker gravity drops.

Increased Viability
Through process improvements and laboratory analysis, White Labs monitors the glycogen content of the yeast cells to give them more energy when starting a fermentation. PurePitch Next Generation features a breathable proprietary dual-layer film that is designed to allow for a more effective off-gassing that reduces product inflation and delivers higher viability and shelf life of the yeast.

White Labs Pitch Calculator

White Labs WLP029 German Ale / Kolsch Yeast works great in Alt and Kolsch style beers. Sourced from a small brewpub in Cologne, Germany, this is intended for light beers like blond and honey. Similar to WLP001 it will accentuate hop flavours. A slight sulfur note will be produced during fermentation but will disappear with age and leave a super clean, lager-like ale.

Yeast Statistics:
  • Attenuation: 72 - 78%
  • Flocculation: Medium
  • Optimum Fermentation Temperature: 65 - 69°F (Lower temperatures under 62°F do not ferment well, unless during active fermentation)
  • Alcohol Tolerance: Medium

Includes Free Ice Pack
We highly recommend adding a Metallic Insulated Yeast Mailer when buying liquid yeast. The mailer keeps your yeast cold for an additional 24 hours. It can safely hold up to 4 yeast and ice packs. We only guarantee yeast that is shipped using these mailers.

Click HERE for Yeast Mailer


0 Items