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creole_hops 01-30-2009 04:32 PM

Question about yeast prep
I soaked the dry yeast in warm water for 15 min and it started to foam.
Is this a sign that the yeast is good or do I need to add a little wort to the yeast and wait another 15?

Revvy 01-30-2009 04:34 PM

Nope, that means that the yeast if good to go!

XXguy 01-30-2009 04:36 PM

foaming is good .... now try to match temperatures of your yeast to your wort (within 5 degrees) before you pitch.... but don't make any severe temperature changes quickly.... just let them reach wort temp.

creole_hops 01-30-2009 04:37 PM

Thanks alot guys

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