Alcotec 48 Pure Turbo Yeast – High Alcohol Homebrew Vodka Wash

Alcotec 48 Pure Turbo Yeast – High Alcohol Homebrew Vodka Wash

Description

The Alcotec 48 Pure Turbo Yeast is a high-performance yeast that allows you to brew your own high-alcohol vodka wash at home. With its dual recipe capability, this yeast can ferment up to 6 kgs/25 litres of wash to 14% alcohol in just 48 hours, or up to 8 kgs/25 litres to 20% alcohol in 5 days. The amount of sugar used determines the fermentation process, giving you control over the final alcohol content.

Features

– Dual recipe capability for high performance and super rapid fermentation
– Temperature tolerant yeast strain suitable for varying climates
– Considerably more tolerant to high temperatures than normal Turbo Yeast
– Contains yeast and yeast nutrient for optimal fermentation
– Net weight of 133g

Usage

To use the Alcotec 48 Pure Turbo Yeast, simply add the desired amount of sugar to the wash. For a 14% alcohol content, use 6 kgs/25 litres of wash and ferment for 48 hours. For a higher 20% alcohol content, use 8 kgs/25 litres of wash and ferment for 5 days. The yeast is temperature tolerant, with an optimum ambient and liquid temperature of around 25C. However, it can handle temperatures slightly above 30C without any issues.

Recommended Finings

For best results, we recommend using the Alcotec Turbo Klar 24-hour Finings in conjunction with the Alcotec 48 Pure Turbo Yeast. These finings help clarify the wash and improve the overall quality of the final product.

Trade Pack

The Alcotec 48 Pure Turbo Yeast is available in a trade pack, which contains 39-41 packets. Each packet is designed for high performance and super rapid fermentation. The yeast comes in foil pouches to ensure freshness and can be used with a quality fining agent such as TurboKlar.

Frequently Asked Questions

  1. Can I use this yeast for other types of alcohol besides vodka?
  2. Yes, the Alcotec 48 Pure Turbo Yeast can be used for various types of alcohol fermentation, including rum, whiskey, and gin.

  3. What is the shelf life of the yeast?
  4. The yeast has a long shelf life of several years if stored in a cool and dry place.

  5. Can I reuse the yeast for multiple batches?
  6. No, it is recommended to use fresh yeast for each batch to ensure optimal fermentation.

Conclusion

The Alcotec 48 Pure Turbo Yeast is a versatile and high-performance yeast that allows you to brew your own high-alcohol vodka wash at home. With its dual recipe capability and temperature tolerance, it provides flexibility and consistent results. Whether you’re a homebrew enthusiast or a professional distiller, this yeast is a reliable choice for producing high-quality alcohol.