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Old 04-18-2006, 02:28 PM   #1
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I am wanting to brew larger batches (form 5 to 10 gal) and interested to know how long a beer will keep in a 5gal keg, in a beer fridge. I want to brew several batches before summer and hopefully not brew again until September.

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Old 04-18-2006, 02:31 PM   #2
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As long as the kegs are clean/sanitized and there is co2 on it, the beer will last for months, if you can keep from drinking it up...............

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Old 04-18-2006, 02:33 PM   #3
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I keep my kegger around 45F and most ales are good for 4-6 months at that temperature.

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Old 04-18-2006, 02:37 PM   #4
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Thanks for the quick response

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Old 04-20-2006, 07:52 PM   #5
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Yep, if you have good sanitation and a good seal, it keeps for a long time. we got our 'brewery' from a guy out of a storage locker, which included a corny of strong ale over a year old. and not refered.

a nice bonus!

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Old 04-21-2006, 03:20 AM   #6
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I think my record is three weeks. It always mysteriously disappears by that time.

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