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Old 11-04-2011, 02:22 AM   #1
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Default Harvest from a partigyled schwarzbier?

Hey all,

I'm brewing another Kate the great RIS clone and thought about partigyling a schwarzbier with 2308 Munich lager yeast. Is this 1) a good idea and 2) is that a good lager for harvesting yeast since its dark? Thanks in advance!


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Old 11-04-2011, 07:22 PM   #2
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1) yes, but it may be too roasty for style. it'll be great either way

2) if you're washing it it doesn't matter


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Thanks. I'd like to wash this yeast and make a vienna lager and an O-fest.
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Old 11-09-2011, 03:36 AM   #4
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I made a massively huge starter in the carboy and just harvested a little out of the starter and will wash the rest of the yeast after primary of the schwarzbier.
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Old 11-19-2011, 06:51 AM   #5
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I just washed this and now I have a BOAT LOAD of happy yeasties for the next lager I brew!


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