Lalvin Rhone 2056 Yeast 500 grams
Red wines with enhanced varietal fruit aromas
Isolated in the northern Côtes du Rhône and selected by the IFV (formerly ITV) from over 1500 strains for its ability to maintain and enhance varietal fruit aromas and flavors.
Low producer of SO2 and VA over a wide temperature range and can tolerate alcohol up to 16% (v/v). Has relatively high nutrient requirements.
Expresses varietal character, retains good color and is excellent for fruit forward styles.
Malolactic Compatibility: Good
Alcohol Tolerance: 16%
Competitive Factor: Yes
Fermentation Speed: Moderate
Maximum Temperature: 28°C
Minimum Temperature: 15°C
Nutrient Demand: Moderate
Species: S. cerevisiae