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Old 11-13-2006, 10:29 PM   #1
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I brewed yesterday and pitched yeast at 72 for an oatmeal stout. Last night it was bubbling, this morning going very well and temp was still around 72. I come home from work this afternoon and the temp has climbed to 78. I am gradually cooling down to try to get down to 68. My question is it too late to keep out off/unwanted flavors that may be caused by high temp fermentation?

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Old 11-13-2006, 10:36 PM   #2
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You should be fine. A few hours at higher temps won't do all that much.

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Not too much to worry about, like Evan said. The same happened to me, just be sure of course to not let that be a regular happening. Rock on and have a homebrew! (when its done of course)

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Old 11-18-2006, 08:24 PM   #4
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