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Old 03-11-2013, 03:29 AM   #1
Sep 2011
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I tried washing some yeast and when I made a yeast starter from it, it never took off so I let it sit.

I think it got infected tho.
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Old 03-11-2013, 03:38 AM   #2
May 2011
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I've never had an infection in my beer or yeast before, but this looks like a piece of my ciabatta bread lost in the back of the frig for a while. Without a sniff or taste I tossed it.

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Old 03-11-2013, 03:44 AM   #3
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You definitely got an infected starter. I would dump it. That's some funky a** mold growing there!!!
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Old 03-11-2013, 04:08 AM   #4
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Holy Mold, Batman. Dump it.

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Old 03-11-2013, 04:47 AM   #5
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Old 03-11-2013, 04:56 AM   #6
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Thanks for the post tho I've never seen what mold would look like. Cool well yuck but cool.

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Old 03-11-2013, 06:38 AM   #7
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Be sure to thoroughly clean your vessel.
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