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Old 09-09-2013, 05:15 AM   #1
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Can anyone provide me with a step by step process on how to re culture the coopers yeast from the bottles?? And how many bottles to use?
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Old 09-10-2013, 05:15 PM   #2
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The more bottles you use, the higher the likelihood you will be successful.

In general, the procedure is to pour off the beer (into a glass of course), swirl the dregs at the bottom and pour them into starter wort. You should go for a few bottles worth of dregs into a 500ml starter. When the 500ml starter is fermented out, you should step it up to a 1000ml or larger starter.

The key for this whole process is sanitation. It is very easy to accidentally upscale a whole batch of contaminating bacteria instead of the yeast-of-interest.

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ColoHox has it.

Here is a little more detail:
http://woodlandbrew.blogspot.com/201...om-bottle.html

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