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Old 10-27-2011, 11:20 PM   #1
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Default beer finished dryer than expected

predicted final gravity 1.015....I got 1.010. To be fair I am not 100% sure of my hydrometer but if it is correct is this a HUGE deal as far as taste?

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Old 10-27-2011, 11:22 PM   #2
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Nope, just drier.

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Old 10-27-2011, 11:22 PM   #3
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not likely to make a big difference. not unless you are making hard cider.

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Old 10-27-2011, 11:40 PM   #4
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ok thanks guys. Just checked some wine I made from concord grapes and it is .990. SOO I checked the hydrometer in water and it is dead on.

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Old 10-28-2011, 02:29 AM   #5
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I prefer my beer to finish drier. I think I have only had one finish above 1.010 this year.

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