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Posted in thread: Mangrove Jack's Belgian Yeast on 12-08-2013 at 09:32 PM
Any follow-ups on the finished products here?I just brewed a Leffe Brune clone with the
Mangrove Jack's Belgian. Temp controlled ferment 10 days on the cake @ 82F & now racked to
secondary for the nex...
Posted in thread: Yeast Sterol Production & Starter Growth on 12-17-2012 at 07:59 PM
I think you're misreading the growth chart there, or maybe I am. All pitches were done with
100B cells. Likewise, the x-axis doesn't chart the number of cells pitched but just inoculation
rate, which ...
Posted in thread: Yeast Sterol Production & Starter Growth on 12-15-2012 at 06:23 PM
Thanks for your reply, Kaiser. Interesting data you linked there. Nice to see someone approach
hobby brewing in this way. Often things are done for no particular reason (because it works,
right or wro...
Posted in thread: Yeast Sterol Production & Starter Growth on 12-14-2012 at 07:30 PM
Here is a topic I have been pondering...I have read that (i) membrane sterols are a rate
limiting factor for yeast growth/division/budding, (ii) the production of sterols by the yeast
require oxygen, ...
Posted in thread: Yeast starter instructions? on 06-06-2012 at 11:20 PM
I also just noticed a yeast washing tutorial in a sticky. That is some good reading as well.All
this got me thinking" What if you were to employ the StirPlate technique to the initial
fermentation? I ...