The Virtual Beer Technician offering homebrew troubleshooting and repair advice!
Cooked Vegetable or Cabbage Aroma or Flavor
Cause:The cabbage or cooked vegetable aroma/flavor is caused by wort spoilage due to long lag times in chilling the wort before pitching the yeast.
Corrective Action:Chill the wort quicker before pitching the yeast.
Another cost effective method (if you ferment in buckets) is to freeze a couple of 20 oz plastic pop bottles filled with water. Make sure to remove the labels and clean off the glue. Sanitize the outside of the frozen bottles, make sure cap is on tight, and place in the hot wort. Use a sanitized pair of tongs to carefully remove the bottles when the wort is cool.
Expand your brewing knowledge with these beer & brewing books and magazines
E-mail mike[AT]mrgoodbeer.com or check out the FAQ if your problem is not listed here.
Homebrewing SuppliesMaking your own home brewed beer is fun and rewarding.
Find equipment, ingredients, starter kits, kegerators and more.
Shop for Brewery/Brand Specific Merchandise
Anheuser-Busch ~ Brooklyn Brewery ~ Budweiser ~ Bud Light ~ Coors ~ Coors Light ~ Corona ~ Dos Equis ~ Duff (Simpsons) ~ Fosters ~ Got Hops? ~ Heineken ~ I Love Beer ~ Killian's ~ Michelob ~ Mickeys ~ Miller Genuine Draft ~ Miller High Life ~ Miller Lite ~ Molson ~ Moosehead ~ Negra Modelo ~ Pabst ~ Pacifico ~ Red Stripe ~ Schlitz ~ Tecate
Beer Goes Good With:
Bacon - BBQ - Caviar - Cheese - Cheescake - Chocolate - Coffee - Hot Sauce - Jerkey
Lobster - Mushrooms - Nuts - Oysters - Pretzels - Sausage - Steak - Truffles - Venison -
Translate This Page
| Ubersetzen Sie Diese Seite - German | Traduzca Esta Pagina - Spanish |
| Traduisez Cette Page - French | Traduca Questa Pagina - Italian | Traduza Esta Pagina - Portuguese |
Copyright © 1999 - Present Mike Snyder
You Make A Difference
Visit Our Other Sites: CyBeerMall.com - GrabSomeSun.com - BeerCarb.info - BeerStuff.com - GotHops.com - MakeBeer.info - StartABrewery.info
Thank you for visiting MrGoodbeer.com for Home Brew Help, Homebrew Help, Homebrewing Help. We hope we helped you solve your Homebrew Problem, Home Brew Problem, Homebrewing Problem.
Be responsible, don't drink and drive!
Apply for a Commercial Loan