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Old 02-16-2010, 03:57 AM   #1
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Does apfelwein need to be kept in a darker place like beer does? Thanks.

 
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Old 02-16-2010, 04:00 AM   #2
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No, although keeping it in a dark place never hurts. Hops are what skunk beer, but there aren't any in apfelwein.

 
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Old 02-16-2010, 04:21 AM   #3
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Thanks. I am still new to this and curious - why/what cause hops to skunk beer? I have been keeping my beer in the dark but really do not know why.

 
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Old 02-16-2010, 06:04 AM   #4
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http://www.homebrewtalk.com/wiki/index.php/Skunk

All you'll need to know about how beer gets skunked!

 
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