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Old 12-14-2013, 03:17 PM   #31
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I wasn't trying to be condescending. If you got that impression then I apologize. Even at the end of my post I admitted I could be wrong. But I do disagree with ending your post in a fact such as. "It is an adjusted recipe" when you had no idea. This is a forum and It's fine to disagree but back up your thoughts or opinions with theories or facts. We are all on this forum to learn and far to often there are people stating wrong information as facts. That is me being a little condescending.

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Old 12-14-2013, 05:54 PM   #32
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I assumed most adults would be able to infer that I was stating my opinion. But, I see that you are from Texas. My bad.

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But that's not so. Water evaporates out of barrels in a lower humidity environment, and reduces the volume. I don't know about beer, but this is true of distilleries and I've seen it myself. That's the "angel's share". In a higher humidity environment, it's about equal water and ethanol, but in a lower humidity environment, it's proportionately more water that is lost.
This. We took a tour of the Stranahan's Distillery in Denver, and the barrels in the aging room are continuously misted with water. Given Denver's extremely dry environment, it was explained to us that this is required to prevent the angels from getting more than their share.
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I assumed most adults would be able to infer that I was stating my opinion. But, I see that you are from Texas. My bad.
Wow! Look man I'm sorry you took things so hard. I really do apologize. I had no intention for things to be taken so personal. Hopefully things go differently the next time we speak on here. Until then relax and drink a homebrew and enjoy everything this hobby has to offer.
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Wow! Look man I'm sorry you took things so hard. I really do apologize. I had no intention for things to be taken so personal. Hopefully things go differently the next time we speak on here. Until then relax and drink a homebrew and enjoy everything this hobby has to offer.
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