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Old 07-05-2008, 02:46 PM   #1
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I just had to share. I went downstairs just now and the Roeselare pellicle on my Flanders Red had sprouted some awesomely big bubbles. Word.

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Old 07-05-2008, 03:06 PM   #2
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Yup, that's infected. Congratulations!

 
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Old 07-05-2008, 03:26 PM   #3
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Beautiful. And several new brewers are looking at this post wondering why we are excited about infected beer.
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Old 07-05-2008, 05:18 PM   #4
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Congratulations on your infection! It looks horribly terrific
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Old 07-05-2008, 06:05 PM   #5
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Sweet! Any idea how it happened? Did you do anything different on this one from your others?
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Old 07-05-2008, 06:16 PM   #6
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Sweet! Any idea how it happened? Did you do anything different on this one from your others?
I bet it happened by pitching the Roeselare blend in. Which IIRC is a blend of 1056, lacto, pedio, and brett

 
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Old 07-05-2008, 06:56 PM   #7
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Beautiful. And several new brewers are looking at this post wondering why we are excited about infected beer.
OK...I'll ask.

Why are you excited about infected beer?
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Old 07-05-2008, 07:32 PM   #8
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Boy was I relieved when I saw your carboy! I was afraid when you said a picture of your infection that the photo was going to be a little disturbing...
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Old 07-05-2008, 07:34 PM   #9
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OK...I'll ask.

Why are you excited about infected beer?
He's brewing a sour, it's supposed to be infected.
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Old 07-05-2008, 10:05 PM   #10
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Yay!!!! Congrats!

Have you named it?

Here's a cigar for you it's blue bubblegum....

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