Chardonnay, Chenin Blanc, French Columbard, Pinot Gris, Sémillon
10 kg

Selected from the Lallemand yeast collection, CVW5 is a daughter strain of the Lalvin EC1118.

Works well under low temperatures and low turbidity. Very high ester producer and has the lowest nitrogen demand in the Lallemand yeast collection. CVW5 produces low levels of VA and SO2.

Strong fermenter even under difficult conditions.

May also be used for making sparkling wine and fruit wines.

Alcohol Tolerance 15%
Relative Nitrogen Needs Low
Temperature Range 57-82° F
Fermentation Speed Fast
Competitive Factor Yes
MLF Compatibility Average
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