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Old 07-22-2007, 12:43 AM   #1
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I was racking my blueberry ale to secondary from my better bottle. The transfer stopped, the line was clogged probably by some blueberry fragment and in frustration I blew into the hose to un-clog the line. How bad is this?

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Old 07-22-2007, 12:46 AM   #2
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into the secondary there should be enough alcohol to prevent infection.
i assume it was a "dry" blow not "wet"
(that sounds bad no matter how i tried to phrase it!)
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