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Old 03-05-2011, 05:46 PM   #1
Dec 2010
Indiana, Pennslvania
Posts: 48

My last brew, I used a bottling bucket (with spigot) for my primary. As I was transferring via spigot to my carboy, I noticed that I forgot to remove my airlock. The OneStep sanitized water that was in the airlock had slowly dripped into my primary.

Will this affect my beer?

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Old 03-05-2011, 05:49 PM   #2
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Dec 2010
Imperial, PA
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No. Its a small amount. Just relax, you'll still have good beer!

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