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Old 08-21-2011, 05:19 AM   #1
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my brew is in its 2nd week of fermentation and there are fruit flies all around it... does this mean its gone bad? Also the water level in the vapor lock was questionable, so maybe something got in there?? How do i know if its bad? Other then sending you the brew ahah


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Old 08-21-2011, 01:44 PM   #2
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my brew is in its 2nd week of fermentation and there are fruit flies all around it... does this mean its gone bad? Also the water level in the vapor lock was questionable, so maybe something got in there?? How do i know if its bad? Other then sending you the brew ahah
Take a gravity reading and then taste the sample, you will know if its bad or not..
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