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Old 07-08-2012, 06:36 PM   #1
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I figured it was time to update the old "how to make a starter" pictorial that has been floating around the forums for some years now.

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Old 07-08-2012, 06:48 PM   #2
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Not a forum god, still I feel inclined to respond :-) how about episode nr two, stepping up? Like the style though.



 
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Old 07-08-2012, 06:50 PM   #3
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Quote:
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I figured maybe it was time to update the old "how to make a starter" pictorial that has been floating around the forums for some years now.

Hope this meets approval from the forum gods.
Nice work!

 
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Old 07-08-2012, 06:56 PM   #4
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Thanks for the pictorial. I love the old comics style. As a complete beginner, I appreciate it.

 
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Old 07-08-2012, 08:27 PM   #5
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how about episode two, stepping up?
Great idea!

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Old 07-08-2012, 09:12 PM   #6
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Can you use dry yeast or does it have to be liquid yeast?

 
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Old 07-08-2012, 09:15 PM   #7
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Can you use dry yeast or does it have to be liquid yeast?
It is not recommended that you make a starter with dry yeast, just rehydrate it and pitch.

 
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Old 07-08-2012, 09:18 PM   #8
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It is not recommended that you make a starter with dry yeast, just rehydrate it and pitch.
Cheers. I'm quite new to this as you can tell

 
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Old 07-08-2012, 09:19 PM   #9
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Cheers. I'm quite new to this as you can tell
I'm glad you asked. I didn't know either.

 
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Old 07-08-2012, 10:22 PM   #10
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Just saved that picture to my computer for future reference. Thanks for it! I too like the comic style!



 
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