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ilikeguns 11-19-2012 02:15 PM

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Thanks Golddiggle. Kegged a batch last night and washed my yeast. It took two passes but I think I got rid of the hop sludge/trub. The attached picture is about 10 minutes into the first wash.

Right now i have 3 pint mason jars in the fridge that are separating out now and I'll post a picture tonight/tomorrow with the result.

Depending on when brew day is going to be, I'm going to make a starter out of it and give it a go. It's going to be my first all grain batch so I may just start off with a smackpack/starter instead of this yeast so I don't introduce too many variables at once.


ilikeguns 11-20-2012 02:17 AM

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so here is my 3 jars 24 hrs later... looks like yeast? But yeah.. I don't see how anyone can venture a guess about viability or active cell count with any amount of accuracy..

I think I'll just make a starter and see how it goes...



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