What are these white patches on brew? - Home Brew Forums
Register Now For Free!

Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > Beginners Beer Brewing Forum > What are these white patches on brew?

Thread Tools
Old 10-03-2009, 02:30 PM   #1
Aug 2009
Posts: 4

I am in the process of Bottling a Cream Ale. When I opened my bottling bucket today I found these white patches that were not there 2 days ago during my FG reading. Can anyone explain.


Reply With Quote
Old 10-03-2009, 02:53 PM   #2
BarleyWater's Avatar
Jan 2007
Armpit of Dallas (Irving), TX
Posts: 2,204
Liked 23 Times on 17 Posts

That's just yeast, it will stick to the sides as you draw the beer out.

Fermenting: Nada
On Tap:Cran Wit, Dr Pepper Dubbel, Cascadian Pale Ale, Dark Chocolate Stout, Imperial Stout, Brown Mild, Schwarzbier
On Board: IIPA


Reply With Quote
Old 10-03-2009, 03:13 PM   #3
boo boo
Jun 2005
Hearts's Delight, Newfoundland
Posts: 4,165
Liked 36 Times on 31 Posts

Yes, I'd say it was yeast.
How do you BBQ an elephant....first you get your elephant....

Reply With Quote
Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
HomeBrewTalk Patches Brewmoor General Beer Discussion 75 11-05-2009 12:14 AM
White specks on top of my first brew BrewinHog Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 5 11-04-2008 06:04 AM
White foamy patches - pic included kgstewar Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 2 06-16-2008 01:45 AM
White Floaties in an old brew Torchiest Equipment/Sanitation 8 03-14-2008 08:57 PM
Trouble with white welchs wine brew minorityofone Winemaking Forum 3 01-18-2007 10:42 PM

Forum Jump