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After you pour your beer and bring it near your nose, off-aromas can be the next signs of trouble. Many different factors can cause off-aromas, and these smells may indicate problems with your brewing technique. Some aromas may simply be inappropriate for the beer style being attempted, but within the realm of acceptability for beer. Other aromas are unpleasant and undesirable regardless of beer style and are a sign of improper brewing technique. Explore our troubleshooting section for more detailed information on diagnosing beer off-aroma problems, their causes, and their cures.