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cerberus9

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I have a cold but I need to make some home-brew.

I'm usually meticulous with respect to sanitation. Is it safe for me to make beer, or is there a high risk of contamination due to the fact that I have a cold?
 

Alabama Brewer

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I would say that if you maintain strict sanitary measures, as you always should, then you shouldn't have a problem. Sanitary is sanitary no matter what.

Have a few brews to fix what ails you!:mug:
 

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Unless you have some freak cold then that virus cannot infect your beer. But, you still wouldn't want to sneeze in your beer.
 

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Your respiratory tract is colonized with so many different kinds of bacteria even when you feel great that it really won't make a difference to your beer. Plus, as already metioned, if you've got a viral bug (most likely a rhino or coronavirus), it can't do a damn thing your beer anyway!
 

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Have at it! Drink some homebrew when you are making some to kill those nasty bugs!
 
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