Monday, March 30, 2009

Secondary Fermentation

I've returned from Miami, and my new batch of beer has finished fermenting. I tested my sample tube and the FG is reading at 1.008, so I will call the primary fermentation finished. I have now moved it into my BetterBottle special plastic carboy for secondary fermentation. Letting the beer sit on the sludge from primary fermentation will give it off flavors. Now it will sit in the carboy and the flavors will continue to develop. Maybe this will be the first beer I keg...

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