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Old 08-31-2008, 06:27 PM   #1
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batch sparging. I think my 2nd running was to hot. when I thake the cover off my mash tun it almost smells like burnt hair.

What dose this mean?


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Old 08-31-2008, 06:31 PM   #2
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You burnt your arm?

What temp was the water?


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I took the cover off my mash and it seams to smell ok.

Should I contiue to sparge?
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empty tun with 21lbs sparge water was 170-175
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All is fine.

What did the mash temp settle to?
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All is fine.

What did the mash temp settle to?
Yes.. OH SH#T I think I did burn my arm hair.
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Burnt hair? I'm guessing there might be some roasted barley or black patent in your recipe.


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