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Are bubbles a good sign of a good starter?

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SnDBrian

Are bubbles a good sign of a good starter?

I have a 100% rye starter that i keep at a mashed potatoes consistency, when i feed it, it seems to form a lot of small bubbles against the glass jar. Than within 4-6 hours there are fewer bubbles, but they are a lot bigger  ( it also doubled in size)

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JessicaT

Sounds like a healthy starter to me!

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diverpro94

Sounds good to me.