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US-04 or US-05

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Just now, RickBeer said:

That's not even a debatable questions.  US-05 is a yeast that is very clean.  There is virtually no other yeast as clean.  

I like my yeast like I like my women, a little on the trashy side...

 

no but for real. I like US-05 but I also like the esters that 04 provides. I like to taste my yeast.

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On 12/23/2018 at 11:59 AM, Bonsai & Brew said:

Preferring S-04 or US-05 is sort of like the age-old debate of 'Ginger or MaryAnn.'  It depends.

 

MaryAnn for sure, I always thought you would catch something from Ginger you wouldn't be able to get rid of.

Came across other brewers on different sites who use US04 as their go to yeast.

When would you use US04 over US05 ??

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46 minutes ago, Fire Rooster said:

 

MaryAnn for sure, I always thought you would get something from Ginger you wouldn't be able to get rid of.

Came across other brewers on different sites who use US04 as their go to yeast.

When would you use US04 over US05 ??

Use US-04 when you want to leave your beer a little sweeter and more full bodied.  It will not attenuate quite as much as 05 will.

 

Definately MaryAnn, Ginger was too high maintenance for me.

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On ‎12‎/‎28‎/‎2018 at 9:54 AM, BDawg62 said:

Use US-04 when you want to leave your beer a little sweeter and more full bodied.  It will not attenuate quite as much as 05 will.

 

Definately MaryAnn, Ginger was too high maintenance for me.

 

Maryann was hot.....just saying

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