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Old 07-08-2011, 12:21 PM   #1
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So i had a blowoff on a black IPA I brewed on Saturday. The airlock shot out and yeast spilled out of the carboy, a lot of yeast. So i sanitized a blow off tube (which I usually use anyway) and put it back in. Problem is the beer doesn't seem like it's fermenting anymore. What should I do?

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Old 07-08-2011, 12:30 PM   #2
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I'd take a hydrometer reading and see where it's at. I've had a blowout that had no airlock activity, but the gravity still continued to drop for another week.

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Might be that all the C02 purged and has yet to build back up again...I agree, keep taking gravity readings..

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