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Old 06-05-2010, 04:53 PM   #1
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Nov 2009
In the brewery, USA
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So I mixed 2500ml of water w/ a tad over a cup of DME, boiled it cooled to were it was gentle to the touch add my White Labs Cali. Ale yeast, up a stopper and airlock on the beaker, and let it sit over night at 64* go to look at it 12hrs ater and nothing?

This was my first try at one BTW, b/c Im about to brew a big IPA today, or try to.

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Old 06-05-2010, 05:13 PM   #2
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Starters shouldn't go into fermentation, that means there wasn't enough oxygen for cell growth.
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