Originally Posted by jcam91
Hey guys. Trying this out for my first mead and scaled up to 3 gallons. Like a noob I pitched 3 packets yeast. Is it okay or am I screwed from the massive amount of yeast.
It's going to be totally screwed. Dump it immediately, because mead that has been that overpitched can actually catch on fire and explode!!!
Not really. It will be fine.
I used a pack of yeast for a gallon and it behaved perfectly normally. Not even one flame.