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Old 01-05-2004, 01:53 PM
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Supposedly yeast likes a water temp around 100 degrees. If you have a candy thermometer you can test the water. But I figure if it feels right to the touch, then it's close to 100, since I am around 98.6....
Water too cold OR too hot can kill yeast.
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