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Old 01-09-2010, 02:03 PM   #1
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How long do your lagers usually ferment for???

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Old 01-09-2010, 02:06 PM   #2
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Mine go from 2 to 3 weeks primary followed by 2 months lagering in secondary ( which is usually a keg )
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Old 01-09-2010, 02:24 PM   #3
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I usually have then in primary for 10-14 days, at 50 degrees. Then, I do a diacetyl rest if needed at about 65 degrees. Then I rack and lager for about 6-8 weeks at 34 degrees.
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