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Old 01-03-2010, 09:07 AM   #1
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I know it's just like waiting for any other beer I've brewed, but something about the new setup makes it feel like I am back in October '08 waiting for my very first batch to carb in the bottles so I can try one. Anyone else experience something similar when making the switch to kegs?
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Old 01-03-2010, 01:39 PM   #2
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so try one what are you waiting for?

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Old 01-03-2010, 03:25 PM   #3
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Never bottled much, but I certainly remember the joy of trashing the 5L mini-keg system I had and going to cornies.

One plus on kegs: you can try a shot and not have to waste a whole bottle.
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Old 01-03-2010, 04:00 PM   #4
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Don't try the keg! But do try the beer inside it.

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Old 01-03-2010, 04:11 PM   #5
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I still love the felling but would like it even better if my wife would let me drill some holes through then fridge for my 4-5 kegs!!!!!

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Old 01-03-2010, 04:13 PM   #6
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I don't really remember my first keg..I finished it in less than two weeks...

Waved bye bye to the bottle after that...
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Old 01-03-2010, 04:18 PM   #7
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Bottles, Party Pigs, Kegs out the side of frig in garage....Now a Sanyo small kegerator with two taps right in my computer room! Trash can rigged up for two taps on the go, I am a happy drinker.
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Old 01-03-2010, 04:36 PM   #8
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Never did the bottle thing. I couldn't get myself to clean 40-50 bottles.... ARRG!

Went straight to keg, but you are right! That first pull/draw from the tap was as exciting as anything I've done! Like a 5yr old waiting for that X-Mass bike!!!!

Cheers and may your Keg provide you lots of suds!!

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