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Old 11-19-2012, 11:04 PM   #1
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Brewed a double batch of Northern Brewer's "Oak Barrel Porter" this weekend and pitched Wyeast English Ale that I built up into two starters. Glad I used blowoff tubes. It's the most energetic ferment I've ever seen. Here's a video.

http://vimeo.com/user5623750/review/53854948/deb8b52af7

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Old 11-19-2012, 11:19 PM   #2
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What is the fermentation temperature?

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Old 11-19-2012, 11:37 PM   #3
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I have found that dark beers always require a blowoff tube. For whatever reason they go crazy. Nice fermentation though!

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Room temp is in the low 70's. After a collar for the keezer, the next project is an insulated fermentation chamber to cool that down some.

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Room temp is in the low 70's.
It's scary to think what the fermentation temperature is.
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I brewed a big stout a couple weeks ago and it went crazy at around 62F. Blow off was a necessity

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