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Old 11-30-2012, 02:02 AM   #1
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Default Yeast Harvest with starter.

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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Old 11-30-2012, 02:18 AM   #2
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Holy Krausen batman! What strain is that?

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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.

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

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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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