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Old 09-21-2011, 06:26 PM   #1
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May 2010
Huntington, WVA
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My beer got warm during fermentation. We had a couple of weeks of 95F+ days (unusual this time of year in WVa). Apparently I didn't keep the frozen water bottles rotated enough. Anyway, I got 5 gal of juicy fruit pumpkin ale! LOL The beer smells great! It just has that off flavor. I won't be sharing this one with friends. Damnit!!!

Oh well, time to quit screwing around and build a fermentation chamber for sure. I'm thinking chest freezermentor. SWMBO's only comment was..."are we going to be able to afford the electric bill?" HAHAHA

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Old 09-21-2011, 06:31 PM   #2
Jun 2011
san diego, ca
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Dude you'll hardly notice the freezer. Do it. Set and forget my friend. No rotating bottles
On Deck: Double IPA, GTBT V3
Primary: GTBT APA
Bottled: GTBT V2, GTBT V1, Black IPA, Centennial IPA, Pumpkin Ale, Badboy IPA, Simarillo APA

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