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Old 10-22-2009, 01:01 PM   #1
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Has anybody ever tried to ferment some wort without hops, then expose to air and invite vinegar spoilage organisms to take long does it take? thanks.

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Old 10-22-2009, 01:06 PM   #2
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Pretty good detail in one of the posts here.

It's not done by "airborn exposure" that's too unpredictable, what you use is a "mother culture."
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