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Old 10-14-2012, 01:32 AM   #1
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How clean is clean? Does every spec of hop trub have to be removed? I've rested it and decanted 4 times now...

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Old 10-14-2012, 01:43 AM   #2
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How clean is clean? Does every spec of hop trub have to be removed? I've rested it and decanted 4 times now...
It absolutely does not need to be that clean. Some don't even bother washing. You could post a pic, but I'm sure it's fine.
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Old 10-14-2012, 02:06 AM   #3
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It has to be as clean as you want it to be.

I've used un-washed slurry before with no issues.
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Ok I should be ok then. Looks pretty good to me. Thanks.

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Looks great. No worries.

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