Coldbreak Brewing HERMS Giveaway!

HomeBrewSupply AMCYL Brew Kettle Giveaway!


Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > Beginners Beer Brewing Forum > Kill my yeast?
Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 08-25-2007, 04:31 AM   #1
Crazytwoknobs
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Chicago
Posts: 583
Liked 3 Times on 3 Posts
Likes Given: 6

Default Kill my yeast?

I've waited nearly 3 weeks.


My bottles all taste like priming sugar. It's a wheat ale, I think... I used wheat extract and ale yeast....


I have no gravity data, I got my hydrometer just recently and haven't done a brew since.

Is it possible that I added too much priming sugar and the beer became hypotonic to the yeast cells and killed them all?


__________________
Marbles baby, marbles.
Crazytwoknobs is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 08-25-2007, 04:35 AM   #2
Beerrific
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Beerrific's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Georgia
Posts: 5,600
Liked 50 Times on 42 Posts
Likes Given: 9

Default

Take each bottle and give it a flip, head over tails, get the yeast back into suspension.

What temp are you at?

It's OK, they will come around.

RDWHAHB!
Beerrific is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Did I kill my yeast? CaptYesterday Fermentation & Yeast 4 09-08-2009 08:49 PM
did i kill my yeast? xbabyboy4021x Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 7 12-01-2008 02:57 AM
Need to kill my yeast Hoowil Cider Forum 4 06-24-2008 01:51 PM
Will I kill my yeast? BrewBrain Recipes/Ingredients 2 06-22-2008 04:05 AM
Did i kill my yeast? tdavisii General Techniques 5 01-26-2007 09:59 PM


Forum Jump

Newest Threads

LATEST SPONSOR DEALS