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Old 10-26-2011, 02:15 PM   #1
Aug 2010
Clovis, New Mexico
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BLUF - The top 25% of the beer in my secondary fermenter is much clearer than the bottom 75% which appears to be pretty cloudy.

I just racked from my 6.5 gallon primary to my 5 gallon secondary about 14 hours ago. I have good sanitation practices so I'm doubtful that I contaminated anything. In the past, I paid no mind to my secondary fermenters until it was around bottling time so this may be completely normal. It just looks weird. Any ideas?

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Old 10-26-2011, 02:25 PM   #2
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It's just the yeast settling to the bottom. Perfectly normal.
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