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Old 06-26-2010, 05:40 PM   #1
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Anyone here recommend any VEGAN finings. I use irish moss already but would like some clarity in my beers.

Most other finings I find have shellfish and gelatin in them.

 
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Old 06-26-2010, 05:45 PM   #2
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Cold Crash.

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Old 06-26-2010, 09:03 PM   #3
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Old 06-26-2010, 10:59 PM   #4
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Increase time in primary fermenter and be careful when transferring to keg/bottle. Avoid all movement of fermenter, bottles, and keg if possible. I rarely use anything to add clarity and my beers tend to be crystal clear.
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Old 06-26-2010, 11:02 PM   #5
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Old 06-26-2010, 11:48 PM   #6
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It takes a while but beers eventually clear on theur own. finings just speed up the process

 
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Old 06-27-2010, 11:10 AM   #7
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I use gelatin with good results. 5-7 days later and clear beer. I age my beer a few weeks anyway, so the gelatin along with time give me clear beer. I do re-rack from one keg to another though. That way, I can move kegs from one fridge to another without waiting hours for it to settle.

 
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Old 06-27-2010, 03:06 PM   #8
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Isn't polyclear just plastic?
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Old 06-27-2010, 03:54 PM   #9
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Isn't polyclear just plastic?
Polyclar is just plastic...
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Old 06-27-2010, 03:55 PM   #10
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yes, use polyclar - my wife is vegetarian and I have used polyclar on occasion.
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