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Old 02-22-2009, 04:56 PM   #1
Sep 2008
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I know post #1million of "Is my beer infected"

Red Ale - After being in the secondary for two weeks. Gelatin added when secondaried. Floaties are noticeably white like mold, which worries. I haven't tasted yet, although I know you will tell me to.

I know,..... not the greatest pictures but hopefully gives the idea.

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Old 02-22-2009, 05:08 PM   #2
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Just yeast clumping. I get that all the time.

For future reference, here's what an infection looks like:

Aristocratic Ales, Lascivious Lagers

•Scottish 80/- •Sweet Stout •Roggenbier
.primary | bright:
98: Moss Hollow Soured '09 72: Oude Kriek 99: B-Weisse 102: Brett'd BDSA 104: Feat of Strength Helles Bock 105: Merkin Brown
.on tap | kegged:
XX: Moss Hollow Springs Sparkling Water 95: Gott Mit Uns German Pils 91b: Brown Willie's Oaked Abbey Ale 103: Merkin Stout
98: Yorkshire Special 100: Maple Porter 89: Cidre Saison 101: Steffiweizen '09 (#3)

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Old 02-22-2009, 05:43 PM   #3
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Crap... I thought those dried bubbles looked familiar. I racked a keg of my holiday ale that had those fluffy bubbles on top. Gonna find out if it tastes like **** here soon!
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Old 02-23-2009, 02:10 PM   #4
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Looks like yeasties grouping together for warmth (or whatever the group together for...)

You're good!

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