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Old 09-21-2012, 01:26 AM   #1
Jackjama
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I tried my first bottle of a chimay red clone. It fermented for 30 days and hit the final gravity as it should. I added sugar acording to The beer recipitator web site .

http://hbd.org/cgi-bin/recipator/rec...l?15094634#tag


19 days after bottling i opened my first bottle. It had little to no cabonation and was on the sweet side. It has been at about 66 degrees after bottling.

What do i do now?

 
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Old 09-21-2012, 06:17 AM   #2
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What was your OG, FG, and what yeast did you use? It is possible that it just needs some more time.

 
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Old 09-21-2012, 07:04 AM   #3
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I have had strong dark belgians that didn't carbonate for 2 months. May the patience be with you.
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