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Old 11-09-2011, 07:26 PM   #11
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I was under the impression that I should be getting the beer off the cake and allow it to lager in the bottles for a couple months. Is that wrong?
Most of the brewers I know lager in a carboy, and then bottle. That keeps the beer crystal clear with less crap in the bottles.
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