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twistedxknights

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Mar 22, 2013
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this was a experimental gallon of mead

used some left over butterscotch mead must added 1 1/2lbs honey and water

ended up with some black growth floating ontop of the must


should i chalk it up as a failure and dump it??
 

WVMJack

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THats pretty nasty looking, what does it taste like? Just kidding, dump and sanitize and sanitize again. Looks like way to much headspace going on there. You may benefit from a little KM and less air on your next batch. What kinds of honey are you guys running into right now? WVMJ
 
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