BrewHardware Giveaway- Winners Drawn - 24 hours to claim!

Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > Beginners Beer Brewing Forum > Did I mess up my yeast starter
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 02-15-2009, 09:30 PM   #1
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Join Date: Jan 2009
Posts: 189
Liked 3 Times on 3 Posts

Default Did I mess up my yeast starter

The instructions to make the yeast starter called for 1 cup DME to 1 liter of water.

I wasn't paying attention and started to add the entire 1lb of DME/ Fortunatly I caught myself before I dumped it all in and added 1/2 lb of DME.

The fermentation is going like crazy.

Does it really matter that I put in too much DME?

Tap 1: Belgian Golden
Tap 2: Acid Weizenbock
Tap 3: Summer Ale
Tap 4: Heffe
Hilbert is offline
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 02-15-2009, 10:27 PM   #2
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
JMSetzler's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Hickory, North Carolina
Posts: 911
Liked 15 Times on 15 Posts
Likes Given: 24


It's too much DME but it's gonna be OK. I wouldn't worry about it.

Beer Before Noon - My Beer and Homebrewing Adventures

Kamado Joe Cooking Channel - Grillin' up a Storm!
JMSetzler is offline
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

Quick Reply
Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Made my first starter... and a huge mess jigidyjim Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 3 08-23-2009 03:32 AM
Did I mess up the starter? lurker18 Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 5 07-20-2009 05:51 PM
First starter and a bit of a mess anderj General Techniques 4 01-24-2008 11:31 PM
Pitch into starter, go to bed, wake up to a mess... Evan! General Techniques 0 09-21-2007 02:29 PM

Newest Threads