High Spirits Turbo 48 Turbo Yeast

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Kosher Certified:
Ferment Time:
2 - 7 days
Max % ABV:
Yield in Gallons:
Ferment Temperature:
86-100F (30-38C)
  • 175g sachet (6.2 oz)
  • Each sachet yields 6.6 US Gallons (25L)
  • Certified Kosher (Pareve)
  • Urea Free

High Spirits Turbo 48 will ferment to 14% in approximately 48 hours, or up to 18% in 5-7 days, just like other 48-hour turbo yeasts. What sets High Spirits Turbo 48 apart from other yeasts is that High Spirits does NOT contain Urea (using Urea in fermentation can increase production of ethyl carbamate, which is is known to cause cancer). Using Urea in beverage-grade fermentation is even against the law in some countries because of these health risks.

High Spirit Turbo 48's combination of a very high-temperature-tolerant (to over 100F!), neutral fermenting yeast and a special blend of minerals, vitamins, and nutrients offer the purest fermentation of any turbo yeast available. Produced in our Texas warehouse right here in the USA, High Spirits Turbo 48 Yeast is both fresh and affordable.

Guidelines for Use:
13lbs (6kg) sugar = 14% abv in 2 days 17lbs (7.6kg) sugar = 18% abv in 5-7 days

1. In an 8 gallon (30L) or larger fermenter, dissolve 13-17lbs (6-7.6kg) of granulated sugar into 2 gallons of hot water. Ensure that sugar is completely dissolved before continuing.
2. Using ice, cold, or hot water, top up to 6.6 gallons (25L) to obtain a liquid temperature of 95F (35C). Do not add turbo yeast until liquid temperature is at or below 95F (35C).
3. Add contents of package, stirring vigorously for 2 minutes or until contents are fully dissolved. Never re-hydrate turbo yeast in less that the full volume of liquid as it can kill the yeast.
4. Cover fermenter with a lid and airlock.
5. Allow to ferment at 86-100F (30-38C) for 2-7 days, or until complete.

Ingredients: Specially Selected Yeast, Yeast Nutrients (Ammonium Phosphate(Dibasic), Magnesium Sulfate), Trace Vitamins And Minerals

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  • 5
    High Spirts Turbo 48 yeast

    Posted by Bob Stanley on Jun 2nd 2019


  • 1
    Just ran it mashed last Saturday.

    Posted by Russell Sisson on May 18th 2019

    Using my special reserve recipe proof the beer it wasn’t even 3. The 1 st qt was 130 then 120 then 100 distilled 36 gallons ended up with only 6 qts of decent liquor. Will stay with the High Spirits Whisky yeast. Were as l get 5 gallons. With high at 160 pf

  • 5
    Thank you

    Posted by DH on Apr 15th 2019

    Works like a dream. Easy to use. Makes good clean product.

  • 5
    I have had very good results with this product. Lots of high quality ethanol with very little effort.

    Posted by John C on Feb 19th 2019

    It's easy to use. The instructions on the package are complete. This is an excellent product.

  • 5
    High spirits turbo 48

    Posted by Larry on Jan 14th 2019

    This product does exactly what it says. Customer service was excellent. My order was short and with one email the shortage was on the way. No complaints with this product or company.

  • 5
    High Spirit Turbo 48

    Posted by Tom on Oct 27th 2018

    Great product highly recommend. Leaves excellent taste with no off flavors

  • 5
    The best yeast I’ve found! Consistent quality and quantity on every run.

    Posted by Don on Oct 7th 2018

    I won’t use anything else

  • 5
    High spirits yeast

    Posted by Daniel on Sep 24th 2018

    The product worked as stated

  • 4
    Great delivery time

    Posted by Ferdi on Sep 16th 2018

    Still not used.. Looks good though.