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Old 03-06-2012, 07:42 PM   #1
Nov 2011
tits, oklahoma
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Im brewing a high OG ale but I cannot really brew anywhere that has a higher temp than 10c and that will be lower at night.

If i do this will It get off flavors? or will it just take longer to brew.

Is there a good ale yeast strand for this?

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Old 03-06-2012, 07:45 PM   #2
Oct 2009
Ludlow, Ma
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What is your OG and what yeast were u planning on using?

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Old 03-06-2012, 07:55 PM   #3
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10C is 50 degrees, why not just use a lager yeast?? Off flavors are generally from high fermentation temps as opposed to low.

The Wyeast German Ale can go down to 55
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