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Old 04-20-2007, 02:55 AM   #1
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Default Yeast Cultured from Commercial Brews

This link is AWESOME!

http://www.nada.kth.se/~alun/Beer/Bottle-Yeasts/

Apologies if it's been posted already, but I couldn't find it.

Unfortunately, I just drank my last Paulaner Hefe (and rinsed the bottle for re-use) - wish I would've tried culturing from the sediment! I do have a Hoegaarden in the fridge - perhaps I'll try a culture with that one.

Please chime in with personal experiences regarding this method of obtaining yeast!


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Old 04-20-2007, 04:01 AM   #2
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nice. thanks! i'm gonna make a piraat clone sometime soon in teh future.


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I cultured a strain from Avery White Rascal belgian white, which I used for my Wit, the brewmaster told me it is actually the Hoegaarden (sp?) strain.

Buddy of mine isolated a strain from a pitcher at a local brewpub, I used it in my last IPA and it hit 85% attenutation, going to use it for my next one too.
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nice. hoegaarden sounds great, too. i just helped a friend make a hoegaarden clone, not quite done yet. if it turns out good, we should try it again after i grab some of that yeast.
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