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Old 10-02-2006, 05:03 PM   #1
Jun 2006
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is it possible to mix different yeast types (ie....california yeast with say london yeast)

not that i am planning on it, but was curious if someone has tried this.
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Old 10-02-2006, 05:09 PM   #2
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Yes it's possible. White Labs even sell a yeast that is a blend of a few of their strains. I've never tried it or used it but you can do it.
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