Coldbreak Brewing Giveaway - Open to All!

Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > Fermentation & Yeast > Yeast for a smaller batch
Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 11-30-2010, 07:11 PM   #1
beerguy2009
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: , Iowa
Posts: 137
Default Yeast for a smaller batch

I have a couple friends who want me to brew a batch of gluten free beer but they only want a 2 1/2 gallon batch made. I was going to use dry yeast. Do I just use the entire yeast pack or is there a problem doing that? I would make a 5 gal batch but I don't want any for me.


beerguy2009 is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 11-30-2010, 07:30 PM   #2
Ace_Club
Legendary Influential Brewer
HBT_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Ace_Club's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Chicago, IL
Posts: 39,381
Liked 1857 Times on 1737 Posts
Likes Given: 52842

Default

Just use the whole pouch. You'll be fine.
__________________
Arguing on the internet is like running in the Special Olympics, even if you win you're still retarded.

My internet friends were making fun of my kegdolly and I took it out on Gary. - Ginger
Ace_Club is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 11-30-2010, 09:20 PM   #3
beerguy2009
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: , Iowa
Posts: 137
Default

Thanks for the quick answer. Is using a 6 gal fermenter ok to use with a 2 1/2 gal batch?
beerguy2009 is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Using WLP004 Irish Ale Yeast Cake for a slightly smaller beer mjohnson Fermentation & Yeast 2 10-19-2010 06:51 PM
Does yeast degenerate from batch to batch or get renewed??? zanemoseley Fermentation & Yeast 4 10-13-2010 01:02 PM
Yeast from previous cider batch as a starter for new cider batch? Varroa Fermentation & Yeast 2 10-08-2010 12:23 PM
Using Yeast from Previous Batch Brewess Fermentation & Yeast 3 05-12-2010 03:48 PM
How much yeast for a 2.5 - 3 gal batch? breez7 Fermentation & Yeast 6 04-02-2010 12:31 AM


Forum Jump

Newest Threads

LATEST SPONSOR DEALS