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Old 06-13-2009, 10:01 PM   #1
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I know, I'm cutting it way close. Just kicked one of my Centennial Blonde kegs and only have 2 kegs of beer and 1 of Apfelwein left. Little bro is coming back from the Army and I'm having a party the 4th of July weekend. The earliest I can brew is Monday, so here's my question....

What would you recommend that I brew that will be able to go from grain to glass in 3 weeks total. I do keg, so carbing times won't really be a problem for me. Basically, who's got a recipe for me that I can go 2 weeks primary and then straight to the keg. I'll be able to cold condition about a week before serving if it's in the primary for 2 weeks.

Summer wheat beer? Maybe a Wit? Who's got the quick beer for me?
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Old 06-13-2009, 10:06 PM   #2
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Since you keg you can get away with it...


Here's the thread with the mild recipe in it. http://www.homebrewtalk.com/f36/drink-more-mild-77598/

I don't keg but last summer I did Papazian's mild in Jpy of homebrewing...it was tasty.
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Old 06-13-2009, 10:09 PM   #3
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my bavarian hefeveiven takes about 2 weeks, then a 3 day crash cool, then 2 days to carb in the keg. pm me for the recipe. also, edwort's pale ale is simple and quick but you have to get a good fast start and make sure you get good efficiency or it will dry out with the nottingham yeast.
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