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Old 04-25-2008, 11:41 AM   #1
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I made 3 batches of different beer 2 weeks ago, They did sit a little longer in the primary and there was very little foam on the top of all 3. On the Red Ale there is this white stuff on the top, the pic is not too clear but it doesn't look like mold, more like yeast or something, I have just never seen this before..is the beer still good? and what is it?



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Old 04-25-2008, 01:47 PM   #2
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Probably just little bubbles of C02, doesnt look like anything to worry about to me.


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Old 04-25-2008, 02:15 PM   #3
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Looks tasty.
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see if it grows over the next couple days. If it doesn't grow bigger it's probably not mold
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Looks like bubbles to me.
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That stuff happened to me once - I worried and fretted about it and ended up drinking it as I really had few options.

I had to throw all the beer out. It ruined my fermenter, so I had to throw that out. My brother tasted the hydrometer sample and spent 3 weeks in the hospital from intestinal bacterial infection and I had bottle bombs.
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I had to throw all the beer out. It ruined my fermenter, so I had to throw that out. My brother tasted the hydrometer sample and spent 3 weeks in the hospital from intestinal bacterial infection and I had bottle bombs.
Are you serious? This is going to give me nightmares.
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Are you serious? This is going to give me nightmares.

No, its a joke.
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No, its a joke.
Are you sure? Becuase I read about this one guy who took a sip of infected beer and his head exploded exactly 12 hours later

Seriously it looks like bubbles to me, nothing to worry about.


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