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Old 05-01-2013, 04:51 AM   #11
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I had the same issue with my first batch. I was about 3/4 of a gallon short and wanted to add water also. Everybody said not to do it because it could contaminate the batch so I just went with it. My OG was way of and my finished gravity was moderately high. Other than that it turned out to be a really good beer and I had a few less bottles than I had originally anticipated. Roll with it and I'm sure it will be fine.

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