Diacetyl Control Enzymes


Diacetyl Control Enzymes

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Product Details

Diacetyl Control – Manage diacetyl by eliminating the precursors of vicinal diketones (VDK’s).

ALPHALASE® Advance 4000 – α-acetolactate decarboxylase

  • Breakdown VDK precursors for short and consistent maturation periods
  • Keep diacetyl levels below the flavor threshold
  • Shorten or eliminate diacetyl rest
  • Optimize capacity and reduce processing times
  • Application: Add to cooled wort before pitching yeast.


Please contact your Gusmer Technical Sales Rep for application guide or additional questions.

Educational Webinars

Effects of Drought and Heat on Barley and Malt: Outcome and Possible Remedies

Presentation Topics include:
  • Learn about the impact of stress from heat and drought on growing barley. (0:55)
  • Understand how these impacts affect malt quality. (2:33)
  • Identify the enzyme options available for Brewers when working with lower quality malt. (27:03)
  • Discover ways to optimize brewhouse yield, lautering, and beer filtration with enzymes. (42:15)
  • Q&A (44:30)
  • Presentation Notes: IFF Brewing Enzyme Webinar Notes

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