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Old 08-11-2010, 12:55 AM   #1
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Default The quickest you've ever drank a batch

This is my first thread on here (great site!), and I'm writing because I'm concerned about my well being and the longevity of my first batch.

From the time you brewed it (and/or started drinking it), what's the fastest you've ever drank an entire batch? Doesn't really matter whether or not you shared some of it, but I just want to get a gauge for what how fast other brewers go through it.

I have 6 liters of my nut brown ale left that I brewed about a month ago. My second batch of APA just got bottled, woohoo!


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Old 08-11-2010, 01:02 AM   #2
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When my family was in town for a visit we killed 5 gallons that day.. There was about 12 of us drinking.. which is really only about 4 beers each.


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Old 08-11-2010, 01:23 AM   #3
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I would say the fastest I have drank a batch by myself was during football season last year. I tapped a keg of blonde in a little under 3 weeks. Drinking during football... classic!
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Every year, I brew 10 gallons for a crawfish boil. We drink it all in a day.
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Old 08-11-2010, 01:30 AM   #5
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Without sharing an ounce, I killed a 5.5 gallon batch of my Bass Ale clone in 10 days. But it was so damn good!
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I drank 5 gallons of BM's Cent Blonde in about 10 days pretty much by myself. It was summer holidays.

It was <4%, so it was fine.
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i took a 5g keg of schwarzbier to a party. it was empty when i left
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Old 08-11-2010, 03:55 AM   #8
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Cream ale i have, Was on vacation last year and really didnt do much.
Had a buddy come over and he had a few beers, But went thu 5 gal in a week.
So about 4 beers a night.
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Old 08-11-2010, 03:58 AM   #9
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I think I've went thru a 1.5 gal tapadraft keg/bottle/thing in a week before. My mom still says thats too much. I should show her this thread

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Old 08-11-2010, 03:59 AM   #10
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Trying tocurrently kill 5 g of a red and the remaing 2-3 gallons of a stout in 2 weeks to free up kegs. This would be a record!


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