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Old 03-03-2011, 07:00 PM   #1
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I bought a Wyeast Activator pack and ingredients from Northern Brewer. Upon recieveing it, I placed in my refrigerator. This was approximatly a month ago. I plan on brewing next week. My question is, the yeast package has been in it's expanded form for a couple of weeks. It must have been shaken too much in shipping. Is it still good? Or should I order a new package of yeast?

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It should be OK. I'd make a starter for sure though.


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I'm kind of new to this, what is a starter?
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I'm kind of new to this, what is a starter?
Try reading this.
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Old 03-07-2011, 06:35 PM   #5
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That helps Thanks!


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