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Old 08-14-2012, 04:10 PM   #1
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Hi guys. Is this an infection? Should I bottle/rack this ASAP? It's not in the beer yet; looks like it started right under my airlock--come to think of it, I may not have sanitized airlock water--is this my punishment? It's my 3rd brew, a witbier, which I actually used only 4 gallons of water for a five gallon recipe (cuz I wanted to prevent blowoff and hey, the higher alcohol content won't hurt right?)...anyway I just don't know if I should drop everything and get my brew out of there. Thanks everyone.
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Old 08-14-2012, 04:55 PM   #2
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Looks like dry yeast stuck to the inside of the neck
To me.

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Old 08-14-2012, 04:55 PM   #3
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Looks fine..Looks like when you were pitching your yeast you got some on the top inside of the carboy. I did that once and that's what it looks like. RDWHAHB

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Taste it. If it tastes fine, it probably is

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looks like dry yeast stuck to the inside of the neck
to me.
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Thanks guys...I'll give it a taste here and not freak out for now.
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