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drumnart 11-30-2012 02:02 AM

Yeast Harvest with starter.
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So I just wanted to give a big thank you to all the people that post on here. With everyone's help I was able to harvest yeast and make a subsequent starter, which after 2 hours on the stir plate looks like this:

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steber 11-30-2012 02:18 AM

Holy Krausen batman! What strain is that?

drumnart 11-30-2012 02:33 AM

Wyeast kolsch 2565. I couldn't believe it. Everything that I have read told me that there wouldn't be much of a krausen on a stir plate.

BBL_Brewer 11-30-2012 02:45 AM

Man. And it's only half full. That's a mighty krausen!

diS 11-30-2012 07:36 AM

G, I hate when this happens.
Add 1-2 drops of fermcap or other antifoam agent if you have one.

My last wlp004 ended in drain since it spoiled, but my foil was ripped out completely.

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