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Old 07-18-2009, 08:33 PM   #1
Feb 2009
Brookfield, WI
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im wondering how long eneryones krausen lasts on a 3-6 gal batch as a general rule? so far for me its been like 2-3 days, but i brewed a honey ale last wknd and the krausen is on the 6th day. normal for u guys?

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Old 07-18-2009, 08:52 PM   #2
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It varies with everything from the grist bill, yeast, temperature, the brewer, the water, etc., etc., etc.

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Old 07-18-2009, 08:54 PM   #3
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I had them last up to 14 days.
Everything is better with a beer.

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