Another batch on top of Yoopers APA. - Home Brew Forums
Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > Fermentation & Yeast > Another batch on top of Yoopers APA.

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 03-09-2013, 01:46 AM   #1
Esmitee
Recipes 
 
Apr 2011
Little Egg Harbor, At the Bay and Ocean, NJ
Posts: 607
Liked 34 Times on 28 Posts



I did an 11 gal batch of Yooper's APA , fermented in 2 different pails using 1056 in both pails. Cold crashed for 2 days, racked very clear beer to 2 kegs leaving just enough beer to cover yeast cake left behind.

Question is : Im doing a 5 gal batch of Brown Ale tomorrow, that uses 1056.
Should I use all of yeast (and trub) left in both pails? to ferment on top of that yeast cake WITHOUT washing? Or do ya think I have to wash it to help get rid of any flavors of the large amounts of cascade hops that are used?
Im hoping to just dump it right on top .


__________________
Thank You in Advance for your Time and Info....!

 
Reply With Quote
Old 03-09-2013, 01:59 AM   #2
Mojzis
Recipes 
 
Jan 2012
Rochester, NY
Posts: 1,258
Liked 148 Times on 105 Posts


Most will tell you to scoop some out instead of pouring on top. Just take a cup and pitch that right onto your new brew. I doubt the hop will pass on through only one cup of yeast. But to be sure you'd need to wash.

Anyway, to avoid over pitching just scoop some out.



 
Reply With Quote
Old 03-09-2013, 03:22 AM   #3
tagz
Recipes 
 
Jan 2008
Posts: 1,997
Liked 263 Times on 182 Posts


Quote:
Originally Posted by Mojzis View Post
Anyway, to avoid over pitching just scoop some out.

 
Reply With Quote
Old 03-09-2013, 11:33 PM   #4
Esmitee
Recipes 
 
Apr 2011
Little Egg Harbor, At the Bay and Ocean, NJ
Posts: 607
Liked 34 Times on 28 Posts


Thanks, good Info, I thought, I would use at least use 1 of the pails. I do understand a lot of people would not use the "used" pail for fear of the NASTIES. So a cup scooped out will do. If I did pour onto the cake, I will be over pitching? BTW OG's are about the same for both batches .
__________________
Thank You in Advance for your Time and Info....!

 
Reply With Quote
Reply
Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Looking to make yoopers DGA Primevci All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 2 11-08-2011 04:37 AM
yoopers dfh 60 min ipa packman Extract Brewing 9 08-02-2011 12:54 AM


Forum Jump