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Old 06-25-2010, 07:03 PM   #1
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So I made the mistake of having my wife pick up some yeast for my brew I am planning today since I work too long to make it to the brew store to get it myself. She left it out overnight. Is it still ok? I would rather not waste a good batch of beer.

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Old 06-25-2010, 07:13 PM   #2
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Don't blame her because you didn't tell her to fridge it! It's still okay, just get it into a starter. I'm assuming it wasn't on the stove while a meal was cooked or anything.



 
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Old 06-25-2010, 09:24 PM   #3
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A couple years.
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Old 06-25-2010, 10:26 PM   #4
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Dry will last like... forever (not literally, but it will seem like it).
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