LalBrew® Nottingham is an English style ale yeast selected for its high performance and versatility for a wide variety of styles and fermentation conditions. Traditional styles brewed with this yeast include but are not limited to Pale Ales, Ambers, Porters, Stouts, and Barleywines. In addition to these traditional styles, Nottingham can be used to produce Golden Ale, Kölsch, Lager-style beers, IPA, and Imperial Stout, among many others. LalBrew® Nottingham is a relatively neutral ale strain that is stress-tolerant making it a good choice for high gravity, sour, and other challenging fermentation conditions.
In Lallemand’s Standard Conditions Wort at 20°C (68°F) LalBrew® Nottingham yeast exhibits:
Vigorous fermentation that can be completed in 4 days
High Attenuation and High Flocculation
Neutral to slightly fruity and estery flavor and aroma
The optimal temperature range for LalBrew® Nottingham yeast when producing traditional styles is 10°C
(50°F)* to 22°C (72°F)
*at a lower temperature it is possible to ferment lager-style beers in all-malt wort within 9 days
Fermentation rate, fermentation time, and degree of attenuation are dependent on inoculation density, yeast handling, fermentation temperature, and nutritional quality of the wort.