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Old 03-02-2012, 07:06 PM   #1
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Has anyone made a tap handle out of wooden apples? I was thinking about stacking of a few of them on top of each other for my apfelwein. What does anyone think?

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Old 03-02-2012, 07:09 PM   #2
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Here is the picture.....

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Old 03-02-2012, 07:09 PM   #3
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Do. This. Now.

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Old 03-02-2012, 07:24 PM   #4
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Knowing how Apfelwine can sneek up on you, something like this may be in order...

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Old 03-02-2012, 07:58 PM   #5
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Can you push Apfelwine right out of your normal keg set up, or do you need a different type of faucet?

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That would look amazing!

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Old 03-02-2012, 08:10 PM   #7
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Can you push Apfelwine right out of your normal keg set up, or do you need a different type of faucet?
I haven't yet, but I'll have some ready to go in a couple weeks. I know people keg it though and I haven't seen anything about different set ups.
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Old 03-02-2012, 08:13 PM   #8
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I use the same setup to serve my apfelwein as I do for all my other beers.

The only potential thing to consider while having it on tap is the carbonation level. If you don't want to serve it carbonated you'll need a separate/secondary/dual/etc regulator to gauge it down to the 2-3 psi level. If you don't mind it carbed up, then treat it just like any other keg of ale.

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Old 03-03-2012, 01:41 AM   #9
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Bought. I'm thinking of stacking them a little off center. I'll post some pics once they get delivered and I get it done.

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Old 03-03-2012, 02:28 AM   #10
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Where are you guys getting those from?

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