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Old 07-30-2006, 12:49 AM   #1
Jun 2006
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
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Well, I just transferred my first batch to the secondary and there is a bit of oil floating on top. Im not sure how it got there but thats not really a concern right now. So I was wondering if it would have any impact on anything (I'm not really to concerned at this point)?



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Old 07-30-2006, 01:16 AM   #2
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Mar 2006
Columbus OH
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I think that may be fuesol alcohol. It is created usually when you ferment too high. A little is ok but will give the beer a hot taste, and possibly make hangovers worse.
Every little thing is gonna be alright.

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