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Old 05-21-2009, 04:18 PM   #11
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taste it first to make sure, may not be horrible.
aren't Lactobacillus and/or pediococcus bugs purposely used sometimes??
I'm not very well versed in the bug beer world.

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Old 05-21-2009, 05:04 PM   #12
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taste it first to make sure, may not be horrible.
aren't Lactobacillus and/or pediococcus bugs purposely used sometimes??
I'm not very well versed in the bug beer world.
Me neither but, Biermuncher has one going right now.
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Old 05-21-2009, 05:15 PM   #13
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Sorry to hijack the thread, but I didn't see the need of starting a new one about the same issue. I am totally paranoid so opened up my Bavarian Hefe which has been fermenting for a week. Is this a start of an infection too? Or is the stuff floating on top usual?

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Old 05-21-2009, 05:16 PM   #14
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Looks fine to me Richie.

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Old 05-21-2009, 05:17 PM   #15
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normal as could be

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Old 05-21-2009, 05:18 PM   #16
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Sorry to hijack the thread, but I didn't see the need of starting a new one about the same issue. I am totally paranoid so opened up my Bavarian Hefe which has been fermenting for a week. Is this a start of an infection too? Or is the stuff floating on top usual?

that looks pretty normal
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Old 05-21-2009, 05:20 PM   #17
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Give it a shot, that'll clear it up..LOL

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Old 05-21-2009, 05:49 PM   #18
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Thanks for the feedback. I have made a whole bunch of minor errors on this beer. I will be amazed if it turns out barely drinkable. Anyhow it has been a great learning tool.

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Old 05-21-2009, 05:59 PM   #19
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Give it a shot, that'll clear it up..LOL
hey!! thanks for the input.. what kind of shot? tequilla?
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Old 05-21-2009, 06:01 PM   #20
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richie.. that beer is completely screwed.. don't throw it away, i'm working on an antidote.. so you can just send it my way (you pay shipping) and I'll work on it from there..
thanks.. i'll let you know how it tastes

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