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Offline Damrite

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do I have to harvest yeast the same day
« on: May 18, 2014, 10:46:36 PM »
Got a long night bottling,  but I was wondering if I want to harvest yeast does it have to be rite away or I can wait a couple days. Cheers

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Re: do I have to harvest yeast the same day
« Reply #1 on: May 19, 2014, 09:07:51 AM »
your yeast should never be exposed to the  air any longer then possible. so no if you rack your beer off the yeast cake the yeast need to be put into a clean mason jar right away.
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Re: do I have to harvest yeast the same day
« Reply #2 on: May 19, 2014, 01:09:20 PM »
That what I tough, thanks for the reply