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Old 09-24-2006, 01:03 AM   #11
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SOme folks with fancy pants stir plates dont even cover the flask with anything.



 
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Old 09-25-2006, 08:10 PM   #12
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My starter for my porter that is now fermenting away nicely did the same thing as your's, WSB. No real krausen, only some small bubbles visible. I pitched last night around 10pm and when I woke up this morning there was already a very active fermentation. You can never quite predict what your beer or yeast will do. As long as the resulting product is still beer, it's all good.
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