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Old 12-10-2012, 12:50 PM   #1
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Long story short I fell asleep and scorched the living hell out if my wort. I pitchhed yeast anyway and fermentation took off.



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Old 12-10-2012, 12:57 PM   #2
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Why would you dump it before trying the finished product?



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Old 12-10-2012, 01:08 PM   #3
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+1. Might as well see how it turns out first.

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Old 12-10-2012, 01:16 PM   #4
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Does it smell or taste scorched?

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Old 12-10-2012, 01:36 PM   #5
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Search for some of the "don't dump it" threads- it MIGHT be undrinkable if you keep it, but it WILL be undrinkable if you dump it.

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Old 12-10-2012, 05:23 PM   #6
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Do you mean you scortched the grain/LME/DME, or you boiled down the wort to burnt nothingness?

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I scorched the grains. I just tasted it it tastes like burnt sugar.

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Pitch belgian yeast and wait.
What was OG and batch size? and final batch size?

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Og was 1.085. Batch size is two gallons

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If it tastes scorched, it isn't going away. If the final product tastes bad, just dump it.



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