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Doc Robinson 11-23-2009 09:59 PM

Brown/Black Flakes In My Hoskinsons (Beer) - WTF?
I am getting some small brownish black flakes in my beers out of the tap. I just cleaned out all my lines and my taps. Before kegging, I thoroughly cleansed the cornys with OxiClean and sanitized with StarSan. I am getting these flakes out of multiple kegs. So, I am thinking this is either:

1) Mold from the dip tube (less probability with multiple kegs)
2) Irish moss (greater probability)

Any other ideas, or experience with small black/brown flakes in the brew? What is this funk all up in my Hoskies?

boo boo 11-23-2009 10:49 PM

I would take apart my taps again to see if they were the culprits.

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