Happy HolidaySs Giveaway - Last Sponsor Giveaway of the Year!

Come Enter the BrewDeals/FastFerment Giveaway!


Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > Beginners Beer Brewing Forum > Great news about my run in with acetobacter
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 11-08-2008, 05:24 AM   #1
nukebrewer
Brew the brew!
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 11 reviews
 
nukebrewer's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Groton, CT
Posts: 4,962
Liked 2640 Times on 1563 Posts
Likes Given: 5813

Default Great news about my run in with acetobacter

I just tried the first bottle and it was awesome. I didn't taste any sourness at all and the apricot flavor was apparent, but subtle. It smelled more like apricot than tasted like it, which is just fine by me. Also, it came out very clear, pics attached. Just wanted to let y'all know it was another successful brew. Two down, many many more to go.

-AJ





__________________

The only thing more asinine than stupid rules is the enforcement of rules simply because they are the rules.

Inhopsicated: A Beer Blog

Inhopsicated on Twitter

nukebrewer is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 11-08-2008, 07:35 AM   #2
Kauai_Kahuna
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Hawaii
Posts: 2,276
Liked 7 Times on 7 Posts

Default

I always prefer the hint of the aroma, once I taste the fruit in the beer it's just not right.
Congratulations, that looks like a tasty beer.
May I ask you to put a link into the recipe or post it?

__________________

---
In Primary: Belgium Chimay clones.
In Secondary: Braggot, pale ale, end of the world white.
Conditioning: Mead, Cider, braggot, Belgium Wheat.
On Tap: Clones, Chimay Blue, Red, Porter, malted cider.
Bottles: Far, far, too many to list.

Kauai_Kahuna is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 11-08-2008, 11:57 AM   #3
nukebrewer
Brew the brew!
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 11 reviews
 
nukebrewer's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Groton, CT
Posts: 4,962
Liked 2640 Times on 1563 Posts
Likes Given: 5813

Default

I currently have to get ready for work, but I will post it on Sunday when I get back.

__________________

The only thing more asinine than stupid rules is the enforcement of rules simply because they are the rules.

Inhopsicated: A Beer Blog

Inhopsicated on Twitter

nukebrewer is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 11-08-2008, 02:32 PM   #4
fratermus
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: 75081
Posts: 1,190
Liked 2 Times on 1 Posts

Default

That;'s excellent news!

I like the pics, btw. Beer people enjoying their beer,

fratermus is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 11-09-2008, 04:19 PM   #5
nukebrewer
Brew the brew!
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 11 reviews
 
nukebrewer's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Groton, CT
Posts: 4,962
Liked 2640 Times on 1563 Posts
Likes Given: 5813

Default

Ok, here's the recipe for those interested. I also made an AG conversion in BeerSmith for those who would be doing it AG.

Apricot Amber (Extract)

Apricot Amber (All grain)

Enjoy!

__________________

The only thing more asinine than stupid rules is the enforcement of rules simply because they are the rules.

Inhopsicated: A Beer Blog

Inhopsicated on Twitter

nukebrewer is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 11-09-2008, 04:49 PM   #6
ChrisS68
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Illinois
Posts: 564
Liked 5 Times on 3 Posts
Likes Given: 1

Default

Looks good!
Out of curiosity, what was it that made you think you had an infection?

Chris

__________________
ChrisS68 is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 11-09-2008, 06:39 PM   #7
nukebrewer
Brew the brew!
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 11 reviews
 
nukebrewer's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Groton, CT
Posts: 4,962
Liked 2640 Times on 1563 Posts
Likes Given: 5813

Default

The picture in the first post of this thread. After some research and some help from the forum members, we came to conclusion that it was acetobacter. Looks like I got it in the bottle before it did any appreciable damage, because, as carnevoodoo said, it's an aerobic bacteria, and wasn't able continue on its destructive path without the oxygen.

__________________

The only thing more asinine than stupid rules is the enforcement of rules simply because they are the rules.

Inhopsicated: A Beer Blog

Inhopsicated on Twitter

nukebrewer is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply



Quick Reply
Message:
Options
Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Great News Article rustybrew General Beer Discussion 0 07-17-2009 04:09 PM
Great news from Down Under EdWort General Chit Chat 82 07-21-2008 10:39 PM
No Turkey Saturday but GREAT NEWS!!!!!! irishpride42 General Chit Chat 10 04-14-2008 05:13 PM
Great News beeraggie General Chit Chat 4 04-09-2008 06:04 AM



Newest Threads

LATEST SPONSOR DEALS