Safale US-05 is a good proven choice for American Pale Ales, California Ale, IPAs, Wheat Beers, Blonde Ales, Porters, and Stouts. You can rehydrate but it works very well simply sprinkled over the surface of the wort for a few minutes to reconstitute with plenty 02 and then stirred in. One packet is sufficient for 5-6 gallons. Quick ship by USPS First Class Mail you’ll have it right away!
Safale US-05 has fermentation properties resembling Wyeast 1056 (American Ale) or White Labs WLP001 (California Ale). Produces well-balanced beers with low diacetyl and a very clean, crisp palate. Sedimentation is low to medium and final gravity is medium. Optimum ferm temp: 59°-75° F