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Old 08-04-2006, 02:03 AM   #1
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What do you think about putting the fermentor in my lagering fridge for a few days prior to bottling to get some of the remaining yeast to drop out. It's been fermenting for 8 or 9 months now and is pretty clear. Just thinking that maybe I could do this and not add isinglass, poly-clar, or the two part shell fish derived stuff.

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Old 08-04-2006, 03:48 AM   #2
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I dont see how that could hurt, although my first batch was only in the fermenters for 3 months and the bottles have hardly any sediment without the use of any clarifiers.

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