Renaissance Yeast Inc.

Renaissance Yeast Inc.

November 06, 2015 00:00 ET

Renaissance Yeast to Introduce Bright™, Innovative New Beer Yeast Strains Created by Selective Breeding, at the BrauBeviale

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Nov. 6, 2015) - Renaissance Yeast Inc., a leader in selectively bred wine and cider yeast technology, is excited to introduce Bright Brewer's Yeast Inc. (, a Renaissance company, to commercialize its new line of selectively bred premium beer yeast. Bright's yeast strains have been developed using selective breeding to create high-performance strains of brewer's yeast that deliver the ideal characteristics for each distinct style of beer. In addition, all of Bright's beer yeast strains prevent the formation of hydrogen sulfide (H2S) during fermentation.

Bright will showcase beer made with a selection of the company's new yeast strains at the upcoming BrauBeviale trade fair in Nuremberg, Germany, from November 10-12, 2015.

"We believe our new strains and ability to selectively breed beer yeast is a major breakthrough for the brewing industry. We're looking forward to introducing Bright's line of selectively bred premium beer yeast at the Brau," said Dr. John Husnik, CEO of Renaissance Yeast Inc.

BrauBeviale ( is one of the largest international beer and beverage production trade shows in the world, featuring 1200 exhibitors from 27 countries and 37,000 attendees, with more than 40 percent of visitors coming from outside Germany. The Bright team will be available throughout BrauBeviale in Hall 1, I-229 to meet brewers, answer questions, and discuss potential collaborative partnerships.

About Renaissance Yeast Inc.

Renaissance Yeast Inc. is focused on the development and commercialization of the exclusively licensed, patented H2S-preventing yeast technology discovered by Dr. Linda Bisson of the University of California, Davis. Renaissance Yeast is responsible for global sales, marketing and technical support of the Renaissance family of classically developed, non-GMO, H2S-preventing wine yeast strains. The company also has an extensive research program on new yeast strain development for wine, cider, beer, distilled spirits, and other yeast-fermented alcoholic beverages. Bright Brewer's Yeast Inc., a Renaissance company, is focused on developing and commercializing innovative, high-performance brewer's yeast strains for brewers around the world.

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