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Old 08-09-2011, 01:34 AM   #1
SpartanBrewer
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Apr 2010
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Brewed my first Imperial Stout on Friday. Sunday morning I find the primary with the lid blown off and airlock clogged. Cleaned out the airlock and put the lid back on top. Is this beer likely ruined? Anything I can do to help save it?

 
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Old 08-09-2011, 01:36 AM   #2
Jayman931
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Odds are you are just fine and you had GREAT fermentation.

Give this a read and you'll feel all warm and cozy inside..

http://www.homebrewtalk.com/f39/what...t-great-96780/
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Old 08-09-2011, 01:38 AM   #3
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Brewed my first Imperial Stout on Friday. Sunday morning I find the primary with the lid blown off and airlock clogged. Cleaned out the airlock and put the lid back on top. Is this beer likely ruined? Anything I can do to help save it?
Re sanitize the lid, put a blow off tube on it and wait Its all good.. Just put a blow off tube pn for the first 3 days of primary, i do every batch this way...Never a mess to clean up, or when i go to work i dont have to think about "what if"

 
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Old 08-09-2011, 01:51 AM   #4
SpartanBrewer
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Thanks fellas!

 
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