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Old 12-01-2010, 05:54 AM   #1
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There's a little left. Idk if I should pitch it or not.

 
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Old 12-01-2010, 07:31 AM   #2
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Ohs noes!!! That's crappy.

Make a 1L starter and pitch what you have in there. Wait 24-36 hours, pitch starter. If you have the time you can make a step-up starter to ensure more yeast cells but that should suffice.
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Old 12-03-2010, 12:39 AM   #3
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Or just dump the wort in the same corner and see what happens.
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Old 12-03-2010, 12:49 AM   #4
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Or just dump the wort in the same corner and see what happens.
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Old 12-03-2010, 06:18 AM   #5
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Lol. Well I ended up just running down to the LHBS and bought 2 yeast packages and I have bubbling now

 
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Old 12-03-2010, 07:06 AM   #6
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Lol. Well I ended up just running down to the LHBS and bought 2 yeast packages and I have bubbling now
That's too bad... I really was leaning toward the dump the wort in the corner idea... oh well.

 
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