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Old 02-01-2011, 04:25 PM   #1
Ernie Diamond
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Default Starter for lager

Brewing a ten gallon Marzen soon and need to make a starter. Any tips on yeast, size and method? Do i need to create a starter as i would the beer, ie lager it? If so, how long does that process take and what size batch is suitable?

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Old 02-01-2011, 05:03 PM   #2
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Read up here:

http://www.mrmalty.com/

Probably all you need to know and then some.

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Old 02-01-2011, 05:05 PM   #3
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+1 on Mr. Malty. Best info on the net about making starters...short of long sicentific-esq papers.

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