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Old 04-04-2012, 02:38 PM   #1
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Default Used Old Yeast and Not sure if i ruined my first brew!

I am new to brewing and brewed a kit of German Wheat beer.
I used White Labs liquid yeast that was about 1 year expired.
It was not fermenting. So, i added a packet of Dry Yeast.
Was this ok to do? Will the old yeast affect the taste of the beer?
Also, the Liquid yeast was a Wheat beer yeast and the dry packet was for an Ale... Hopefully i didn't ruin my first brew. Thanks for any feedback.

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Old 04-04-2012, 02:48 PM   #2
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It'll be just fine. Relax Don't Worry blah blah blah.

What was your original gravity and volume?

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Old 04-04-2012, 03:45 PM   #3
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The total amount in the bucket was 5 gallons.
Thanks!

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It will be fine.

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