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Lalvin EC-1118 Champagne and General Purpose Yeast. This is the product used by professional wineries.
This is a 5g sachet in a vacuum packed foil sachet or in a plastic bag. 5g is the amount for any quantity of wine up to 23 litres.
Lalvin EC 1118 is also available in 100g bulk packets (listed as a separate item).
Suitable for whites, reds, late harvest, restarting stuck ferments, sparkling wine, secondary fermentations, mead, ginger beer, sugar wash for home distillation of spirits.
To "pitch" (add it to your wine) your yeast you should rehydrate for 20 minutes first: