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Just bran or orange?

Calypso's picture

Just bran or orange?

I have a 3 or so week old whole wheat starter, fed last night. It doubled in size and it smells great. I just want to make sure this is just bran. 

BaniJP's picture

It looks like bran, probably some has accumulated around there. If your starter matures and smells properly, it should be fine.