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Old 03-10-2011, 02:50 AM   #1
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Default Keg hopping help needed

This is my first try at this. I went to transfer this beer to my serving keg tonight and I got very little/ it stopped. I used 1.5oz of whole leaf hops about 5 days ago. I assume that my dip tube is clogged, I've tried shaking the keg with no help.

What do I do now? Please help


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Old 03-10-2011, 02:53 AM   #2
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you might have to dismantle the keg tube and blow out the hops from the pickup tube. leaf will plug it, so you're on the right track.


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Old 03-10-2011, 02:55 AM   #3
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Oh no! That's not what i wanted to hear.
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Old 03-10-2011, 01:06 PM   #4
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Next time use a muslin bag - I dry hop in the keg all the time. Taking out the tube is no big deal, just inscrew it, take it out and clear it, and put it back - 10 minutes tops.
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Old 03-10-2011, 01:40 PM   #5
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You don't even have to open the keg. Just relieve the keg pressure, remove the beverage out post and then pull the dip tube.


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