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Old 10-09-2013, 03:28 AM   #1
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Looks like hop rafts to me.

Does it smell weird?

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I took a big whiff and smelled good to me

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I took a big whiff and smelled good to me
I see a ring of hops junk on the side of the bucket in your pic...so I think it's just hops. Give it a taste and that will tell you.
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I see a ring of hops junk on the side of the bucket in your pic...so I think it's just hops. Give it a taste and that will tell you.
OK, thanks for taking a look i'm suppose to bottle Friday...Crossing my fingers
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Yeast rafts tinted by hop leftovers. The swirling up & down action of fermentation stirs up chunks of settled yeast off the bottom.

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Yeast rafts tinted by hop leftovers. The swirling up & down action of fermentation stirs up chunks of settled yeast off the bottom.
When I saw your post I was like noooooooooooo here comes the It Is Infected post!!! haha
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Had an amber ale that looked almost identical...Wasn't infected

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Had an amber ale that looked almost identical...Wasn't infected
Sweeeet! I hope this is the case, this is my first all grain beer where everything went to plan and I really want to drink it
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No worries,it's normal & fine.

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