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Old 05-30-2010, 08:11 PM   #1
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I forgot to purge my boil kettle valve and it spit a nasty plug into my carboy.

I got the plug out but.....


Is there any chance this whole batch is not ruined?

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Old 05-31-2010, 12:29 AM   #2
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At least the plug was exposed to very high temperatures, and it's relatively small compared to the batch overall.

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Old 05-31-2010, 12:31 AM   #3
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+ on the heat. probably be fine

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Old 05-31-2010, 09:45 PM   #4
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Thanks, I'll be keeping my fingers crossed

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Old 05-31-2010, 11:37 PM   #5
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Had this same problem but the plug included hop leaves and a yellow jacket (rough day brewing) and now own a 3 piece ball valve the batch did have some funk to it but I drank it

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Old 06-01-2010, 12:45 AM   #6
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you said but plug
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