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Old 01-07-2012, 06:27 PM   #1
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OK, so last week I racked a braggot into the secondary, and today I saw this...

the picture's not great (copious condensation on the glass), but there are a few white circles of (what appears to be) mold...
Should I bottle or rack again?
I was planning on bulk aging at least another month, and from what I tasted last week it could use some age.


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Old 01-07-2012, 06:43 PM   #2
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Def hard to see clearly. Looks like yeast rafts with something else...by the look of that mess in the upper right of the pic.


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Fairly sure it's not yeast, I'll try to get a better picture.
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Maybe this is a little better, my camera's being fickle;

I've used this yeast quite a bit, that's why I'm so sure that it's not that. I've thinking I'll just rack it again tomorrow, or should I just bottle it?
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Maybe this is a little better, my camera's being fickle;

I've used this yeast quite a bit, that's why I'm so sure that it's not that. I've thinking I'll just rack it again tomorrow, or should I just bottle it?
still really hard to see, cant tell the glare on the glass from the stuff inside. can you get a pic without all the glare?
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Looks a lot like lacto,but without the web like lines between the bubbles & clumps. More like a slimy enzime you'd see on somethin rotting in the woods.
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That first shot definitely doesn't look good. Hard to believe there isn't something growing there that shouldn't be...
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That's what I'm thinking, I'm gonna rack it again later today and see what happens


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