Way overdid yeast nutrient. Now what?

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Jul 2, 2023
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I accidentally dumped an entire vial of Wyeast dry yeast nutrient (instead of 1/2 tsp) into a 5 gallon batch of wort. Will this kill the batch, and is there anything I can do to salvage this batch?
Buy 3 more bucket fermenters and make 3 more batches of beer, then mix the current batch into the 3 you have just made?
One vial usually is enough for about 20 batches, not sure if dilution of a factor of 3 is enough to not poison the yeast with zinc. Regrettably Wyaest does not publish the exact composition of their nutrient to estimate a suitable dilution factor.
Throw in tons of invert/sugar and see if you can get the yeast to eat all??

I don't know, will probably be a dumper anyway. You can taste the young beer and if it tastes wrong dump in a few kg of sugar and see how it goes. Sugar is cheap.