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Old 07-25-2012, 03:24 AM   #1
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Two days into fermentation. What a difference a big yeast starter makes!

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Old 07-25-2012, 04:30 AM   #2
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Wow, what did you brew and what was OG?

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Old 07-25-2012, 04:47 AM   #3
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hehe same thing happen to me this evening, also 2 days in and also 10 gallons!

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Old 07-25-2012, 11:19 AM   #4
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Wow, what did you brew and what was OG?
It was an IIPA, with an OG of 1.088. I pitched a 2000ml starter on each, my garage echoes with the thumping of the blowoff jug.
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Old 07-25-2012, 03:37 PM   #5
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Just use 2 blow off jugs. I use 1/2 gallon vodka jugs.
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Awesomeness!

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Also, you'd be better off using something that didn't have such a narrow opening. I use a small bucket with sanitizer.

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Just use 2 blow off jugs. I use 1/2 gallon vodka jugs.
I will next time for sure. The foaming of star san didn't help my cause either.
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