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Old 10-02-2007, 04:44 PM   #1
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How important is the ambient temp while the beer is in the secondary? Should fermentation temps be kept through the whole process?



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Old 10-02-2007, 04:53 PM   #2
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The crud will settle faster at lower temperatures, but steady is most important.



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Old 10-02-2007, 04:54 PM   #3
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I do everything in my basement at 64-68 year-round. I'm not sure if that's a proper thing to do or not, but it's worked out well for me thusfar.

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oh holy crap.. i didnt even notice.. hmm..

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I had a brew this summer that fermented in the primary at normal temps but went into the 80's in the secondary. It was too fruity to drink.



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