Mint chocolate stout not carbing as I want :( - Home Brew Forums

Register Now!
Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing > Mint chocolate stout not carbing as I want :(

Thread Tools
Old 11-05-2012, 09:21 PM   #1
Aug 2012
Posts: 291
Liked 9 Times on 7 Posts

I have a mint chocolate stout in the keg with mint leaves floating on top on 14 psi at 41 degrees for 7 stright days today, and I pourd a glass a few min ago and it is still flat

Can some styles take longer to gas up ? I cranked the tank to 20 maby that will help

What do you guys think ?

Reply With Quote
Old 11-05-2012, 09:25 PM   #2
BigB's Avatar
Dec 2009
Shelby Twp, MI
Posts: 1,755
Liked 45 Times on 39 Posts

I think 7 days at 14 psi at 41F is too short of a time. For set and forget you need at least another week, possibly 2.
I love the sound of an airlock bubbling in the morning. It sounds like.....VICTORY.

Originally Posted by TxBrew
It's now degenerating into nu uh and uh huhs and it no longer serves a point.

Reply With Quote
Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer Mint Chocolate Stout eschatz Specialty, Fruit, Historical, Other Homebrew Recipes 154 12-31-2015 07:52 PM
Chocolate mint stout branding-iron316 Extract Brewing 5 07-28-2012 03:41 AM
I'd like to try a mint chocolate stout dfc Extract Brewing 9 02-16-2011 02:30 PM
mint chocolate stout gnuworldorder Recipes/Ingredients 3 11-26-2010 01:44 AM
Chocolate mint stout voegeli51 Extract Brewing 14 11-12-2009 03:57 AM

Forum Jump