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Offline Joe Sr.

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Re: The cheap yeast
« Reply #15 on: November 05, 2013, 08:34:15 AM »
The only time I've had a problem with old yeast was a recent pitch of an expired packet of Nottingham.

I pitched a second packet (also expired) after 24 hours and then a packet of Windsor when there was no activity 36 hours later.

The beer turned out great, so it wasn't really a problem.

Since I'm making starters anyway when I use liquid yeast, I've never really been to concerned about it.
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