Coldbreak Brewing HERMS Giveaway!

HomeBrewSupply AMCYL Brew Kettle Giveaway!


Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > Beginners Beer Brewing Forum > Pilsner urquell clone turned red in lagering
Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 06-25-2012, 05:28 AM   #1
thebeerninja
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Posts: 17
Default Pilsner urquell clone turned red in lagering

Pilsner urquell clone turned red in lagering after about two months. what the heck does this mean!?


thebeerninja is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 06-25-2012, 05:31 AM   #2
mewithstewpid
Feedback Score: 9 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Rocky Hill, CT
Posts: 1,080
Liked 204 Times on 133 Posts
Likes Given: 164

Default

Often beers are much darker when they are in their full volume in the carboy. Do you mean it changed colors or was always darker than it should be?


mewithstewpid is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 06-25-2012, 05:39 AM   #3
bottlebomber
Feedback Score: 4 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Ukiah, CA
Posts: 14,326
Liked 2716 Times on 2101 Posts
Likes Given: 372

Default

The yeast dropped out. Now you're seeing the actual color. It won't seem red when you're only looking through a glass of it and not a carboy.
bottlebomber is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 06-25-2012, 05:41 AM   #4
thebeerninja
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Posts: 17
Default

It was a nice gold color until a week ago it turned red.
thebeerninja is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 06-25-2012, 05:45 AM   #5
bottlebomber
Feedback Score: 4 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Ukiah, CA
Posts: 14,326
Liked 2716 Times on 2101 Posts
Likes Given: 372

Default

The only thing I can think of then is that when you transferred it it became oxygenated


bottlebomber is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools



Forum Jump

Newest Threads

LATEST SPONSOR DEALS