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Old 04-21-2013, 02:02 PM   #951
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Just killed my pellicle racking off oak chips yesterday. I miss it


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Not the best quality photo, it is hard to get a good one with all of the krausen stuck to the carboy. My first attempt at a lambic, now 2 months old with wyeast lambic blend, cantillon rose de gambrinus and tilquin dregs. This just popped up in the last week or so.



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Old 04-22-2013, 10:14 PM   #953
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Just killed my pellicle racking off oak chips yesterday. I miss is
expose the beer to oxygen, it'll come back
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It got racked into an open bucket then back into the carboy after I cleaned the oak out. I'm thinking that was probably adequate O2 exposure, but just to be safe... maybe I'll pull the airlock for a couple hours tonight
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It got racked into an open bucket then back into the carboy after I cleaned the oak out. I'm thinking that was probably adequate O2 exposure, but just to be safe... maybe I'll pull the airlock for a couple hours tonight
You don't need or necessarily want a pellicle.
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Old 04-22-2013, 10:48 PM   #956
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You don't need or necessarily want a pellicle.
True, I wouldn't go about trying to make one. But they sure are great to stare at!
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Awww... but I miss it!
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Awww... but I miss it!
Drink a sour, toss the bottom of it in some low grav wort, shake periodically, and you'll have a new friend in no time.
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Drink a sour, toss the bottom of it in some low grav wort, shake periodically, and you'll have a new friend in no time.
Or just leave a glass of beer out in your garage for a week or two...
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I was freaking out until I started looking at these photos. Guess mine is doing good, just never had it look like this.


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Looks like something under I microscope. Didn't even zoom.


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