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Old 10-08-2010, 07:34 PM   #1
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Default beer sitting in fermenter for a month can it loose some flavor??

I have had my ginger beer sitting in athe fermenter for around 1 month and a week could this weaken the ginger flavor??

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Old 10-08-2010, 07:36 PM   #2
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I'd go ahead and bottle.

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Old 10-08-2010, 07:40 PM   #3
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I mean i used about 8oz of ginger so maybe its a good thing it sat there aparently 8oz is a lot depending on the recipe.

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Old 10-08-2010, 07:45 PM   #4
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A month is more than enough. If it's in primary, it's time to transfer it to secondaryto avoid the dead yeast flavors. If it's currently in secondary, take a taste and decide if it's where you want it. The flavor will mellow over time, even if you bottle it now.

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