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Fermentis SafTeq™ Silver 500g

Fermentation Temperature
30-40°C (86-104°F) (optimal 32°C (90°F))


SafTeq™ Silver is a traditional Saccharomyces cerevisiae strain distillers in Mexico use to produce tequila and other agave spirits. A strong fermenter, it is well adapted to the unique conditions of agave ferments and is known for a balanced aroma profile in the finished spirit.  

Use in 100% agave washes, or agave supplemented with other sugars. SafTeq™ Silver can also be used for cane sugar or molasses-based spirits. 

Technical Data Sheet