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Old 02-18-2007, 03:09 AM   #1
Sep 2006
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Alas.....bad batch
I was all excited to tap my first keg today!Bad beer!I must of got an infection or some such thing,5 gallons of band-aid/iodine/marzipan flavored crap.It was our 23rd batch and the first bad one.It was an amber ale and i had to dump the works.
On the bright side i'll fill that corny back up in a week or so.

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Old 02-18-2007, 03:17 AM   #2
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Nov 2006
Hobart, Tasmania
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B U double G, ER

s : Ginger Beer, Wheat Beer
Secondary :
: all drunk
Drinking : A Lot.
Next Up : Wheat Beer with grainy things

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Old 02-18-2007, 03:18 AM   #3
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I know how you feel. I just kegged for the first time and one of the two batches going in came in at 1.020. This thing's been in secondary for like a month. Maybe it won't taste bad but I like my beers a little dryer.
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Old 02-18-2007, 03:18 AM   #4
Jan 2007
New York
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Nothing until I figure out if I can make it happen over in the UK.

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