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Old 11-11-2005, 04:48 PM   #11
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Originally Posted by Ed_Savage
Im also thinking about calling Bridgeport and asking if they give away yeast. I just work 4 blocks away from the brewery. Just a quick trip after work and im off to brew!!
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Old 11-11-2005, 05:33 PM   #12
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Most Hefe Weizens are fermented with ale yeast and bottle conditioned with lager yeast.

Don't cultivate a sample and use it as the primary yeast for fermentation. Save it for bottling.
HB Bill

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Old 11-12-2005, 09:01 AM   #13
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I usually have real good luck harvesting yeast from belgian beer...Duval, Westmalle, Chimay, etc....
Why yes, yes I am a metrosexual!

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