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Old 06-12-2009, 02:03 AM   #1
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i have a nice cake of yeast from my last batch. i was gonna use it within a week but life has stretched that to three weeks. if i put some of this yeast in a 1.5 liter started of 1.035 work will it come back to life?
thanx, mark

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Old 06-12-2009, 02:37 AM   #2
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I would say yes, especially if you stored it in a refrigerator. Only one way to find out for sure!
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