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Storing Sourdough Starters

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beeman1

Storing Sourdough Starters

What would be the ideal Temprature to store souredough starters?

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Oldcampcook

I store my dried ones in plastic baggies on the counter.  I also freeze a tablespoon or so of each of the wet ones.

The ones I use every couple of days or so, I store at room temperature.  The others I store in the refrigerator.

Not very scientific, huh?

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Wild-Yeast

Dough build (retard) and storage: 38 degrees Fahrenheit (3.3 degrees Celsius)

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