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Old 05-31-2011, 11:21 AM   #1
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I have a keg and some bottles currently in my freezer, the temp is 40F. I need to add some grain I am germinating but the grain needs to be kept at 45F. Any problems for my keg or bottles by increasing the temp 5 degrees?
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Old 05-31-2011, 11:41 AM   #2
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Nope, no problems.

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Old 05-31-2011, 07:05 PM   #3
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No problems, just your beer is 5 degrees warmer.
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Old 05-31-2011, 07:09 PM   #4
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Only problem I can think of is you might like the flavor of your beer more at 45 degrees and drink it up quicker than you would have otherwise leading to.
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Old 05-31-2011, 07:17 PM   #5
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+1 your beer will probably taste better. Sucks when that happens.

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Old 05-31-2011, 07:20 PM   #6
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I keep my chest freezer at 45, I think it's just about the perfect temp.
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