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Old 09-19-2006, 07:18 PM   #1
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How long can you store a yeast starter?


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A week with ease. Just be sure to warm it back up (room temp) before using it.


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A week active but you can store it for months to a year, then pour off the liquid and add the yeast to a new starter and re-energize it.
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I have had luck with bottling it. Just check the pressure by recapping every 4 day's for 2 weeks then cap and forget it all the while keeping it at fridge temp.
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I've kept a fermented starter in the fridge for about a month. Just warmed it to room temp and pitched it and it worked fine.

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