Bummer. What are your cleaning and sanitization practices like?
Also, did you soak the vanilla bean in vodka or other alcohol before adding it to secondary?
Primary: air and sadness =(
Kegged: air and sadness =(
Bottled: English Barleywine (brewed 9/26/09 -- bottled 5/5/10)
LET'S GO LA!
PLAY FOR GLORY, THE GLORY LA!