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Old 06-29-2008, 01:58 AM   #1
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Default I found this in my beer, what is it?

So I'm pouring my GES clone and I notice something that wasnt beer pour into the glass from the bottle. Low and behold, I found it. What is this? Grain?




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Old 06-29-2008, 02:00 AM   #2
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That's the vaunted "beer slug", a small organism that can survive in beer. Eat it, it's good for ya.



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That's the vaunted "beer slug", a small organism that can survive in beer. Eat it, it's good for ya.
Yep they are not bad, chew it a bit for flavor.
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No seriously, what is it?


LOL, I'm not eating it!

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No seriously, what is it?


LOL, I'm not eating it!
Get out the scapel man and tell us if it has organs.
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Either that's the "worm" you added to your Mexican cerveza, or it's a bit of trub that accidentally got siphoned while you were bottling.

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LOL, I'm not eating it!
Cut an "X" in it, and see what crawls out.

Or, eat it before you go to bed tonight, and tomorrow come back and tell us about your dreams.
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Cut an "X" in it, and see what crawls out.

Or, eat it before you go to bed tonight, and tomorrow come back and tell us about your dreams.
LOL. I'm just gonna throw it in the trash.
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Two thoughts:

Looks like it has a vulva.
You have shiny fingers.

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ok so i poured the rest of that bottle, and there was another thing in it. WTF hehe



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