Undrinkable beer - multiple batches with same bad taste


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Post by joshua » 3 years ago

Good Day All,
Mally's product is Sodium Thiosulphate, and Thughes's Product is Sodium Bisulphite. Similar products.

For a good Read check http://www.eng-tips.com/viewthread.cfm?qid=142362

The Vitamin C Idea is Interesting....

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Post by mally » 3 years ago

Thanks for that Joshua (welcome back too).

This should probably go in a new thread about dechlorination but the Vit C idea sounds interesting.
You could have beer that has been de-chlorinated and treat scurvy too!

Todd - I'll package a bottle of it up for Bob but tell him it is hop essence or something. :lol:
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Post by dke » 3 years ago

I had the same thought. I used to have an aquarium, and am very familiar with the product. I'll let somebody else try it first though!

Today is bottling day. Based on prior feedback from everybody I'll replace all bottling equipment (except bottles) beforehand. We'll see what happens. If nothing else, I can rule it out.

I'll bring a sample of the poison to the shop. Taste is worth 10,000 words.


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Post by joshua » 3 years ago

Good Day, to help stay a bit Off-topic about the Vitamin C, I found this....

http://www.beeradvocate.com/community/t ... val.76953/

They have shown it works well.
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Post by 2trout » 3 years ago

DKE,

How do you mix your Starsan? I believe that Ive had Starsan become less effective due to mixing accidently with my tap water that is quite alkaline. Starsan mix was cloudy from the start. It should be clear.

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Post by dke » 3 years ago

Hmmm. I mix it with my tap water, and I have NEVER seen it clear. Another suspect! Of course since I've always mixed it like that I probably would have experienced this sooner. Looks like I can learn something here. You use bottled water to mix?


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Post by joshua » 3 years ago

DKE and 2Trout, If you have problems with Starsan, I did too.

I, now, and for 4 years, use Iodophor (see http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Iodophor) and have NO infections at all.

If you can find 4oz. Bottle to try.
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