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Old 03-07-2013, 07:28 PM   #1
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Hi av been reading some other threads and it mentions a yeast cake. Dont want to stupid but what is a yeast cake

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Old 03-07-2013, 07:32 PM   #2
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A cake that rises with yeast leavening instead of baking soda. Kidding.

It's just the layer of yeast and junk at the bottom of the carboy after fermentation.
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