From the HBD Archive
From: "Every sperm is sacred. Every sperm is great. If a sperm is wasted, God gets quite irate. 8)"
Subject: Here's how I start yeast
Date: 1990-01-26 15:01:00 GMT

Greetings:

I put a cup of filtered (reverse-osmosis) water into a pyrex measuring cup
and then pop it in the microwave for five minutes or so (to get it good
and hot). I toss the water into a plastic container, cover it with a
saucer and wait for it to cool to 90F or so. Once it has, I open up the
package of dry yeast and pour it in.

I usually perform this procedure when I'm starting the boil (since it takes
overnight for the wort to cool).

- Ted
- --
"You lie to your friends, and I'll lie to my friends, but let's not lie
to each other." -- New Mexico proverb
ptgarvin@aardvark.ucs.uoknor.edu / ptgarvin@uokmax.UUCP | Eris loves you.
in the Society: Padraig Cosfhota o hUlad / Barony of Namron, Ansteorra
Disclaimer: Fragile. Contents inflammable. Do not use near open flame.

Back New Search

The posts that comprise the Homebrew Digest Searchable Archive remain the property of their authors.
This search system is copyright © 2008 Scott Alfter; all rights reserved.