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Old 01-19-2012, 03:36 PM   #101
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Pitching yeast onto wort is so, yesterday.

I always pitch my wort onto my yeast.

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Old 01-19-2012, 03:55 PM   #102
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Y'all need to take this to more of a literal meaning and actually pitch your yeast. I make a challenging game out of it and try to throw curve balls and sliders, but stay away from the spit balls for fear of infection.

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Old 01-20-2012, 08:00 PM   #103
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What? No response today? C'mon gang. We can't let this meaningless thread die out!! I mean, surely you all are at least aerating your yeast by shaking the packet of yeast before you pitch it!

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Old 01-20-2012, 08:04 PM   #104
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I make a 5 gallon starter. Then I don't even have to brew beer. I call it no-brew pitching. It's the latest awesome-alternative-cutting-edge-unique method. You have to use pre-hopped yeast, though.

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Old 01-20-2012, 08:44 PM   #105
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I use secondaries for my starters Its the only way to go

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Old 01-21-2012, 01:13 AM   #106
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I make a 5 gallon starter. Then I don't even have to brew beer. I call it no-brew pitching. It's the latest awesome-alternative-cutting-edge-unique method. You have to use pre-hopped yeast, though.
Now that's funny!.....even for a Colt's fan.
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Old 01-21-2012, 02:22 AM   #107
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earlier people were talking about how the liquid yeast companies say that their yeast is ready to pitch for 5 gallon batches below 1.060. my thought on this is that they don't want to have to sell larger pouches for more money because people new to brewing wouldn't want to spend that much money as liquid yeast is expensive as is. They'd just go with the dry stuff.

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Old 01-21-2012, 02:46 AM   #108
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Now that's funny!.....even for a Colt's fan.
As a Colts fan, I HAVE to have a sense of humor!
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Old 01-21-2012, 02:53 AM   #109
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As a Colts fan, I HAVE to have a sense of humor!
As a Lions fan, I want you to cry yourself to sleep on your Superbowl trophy.
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Old 01-21-2012, 02:56 AM   #110
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So many ways to brew. That's the most fun part about the hobby.

+1 CB. Best advice given on this thread tonight. IMHO.
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