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Old 06-12-2012, 02:35 AM   #1
Nov 2011
st. louis, missouri
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many people say there are the same and others say they ferment much different. i have been reading several posts on this but have not quite found what i am looking for.

i have used 2112 about 3 times and this is my first time using 810. i did not realize that there was a ferm temp difference. Wyeast says 58-68 and White Labs says 58-65. those 3 degrees have me wondering.

my last Common fermented at 64-66 and i thought it was GREAT!! will that temp be too high for the 810 or should i expect the same result as the 2112?

also, will lager at 35 degrees for four weeks.

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Old 11-03-2012, 12:14 AM   #2
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Littleton, CO
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I would be interested in your opinion after using 810 vs. 2112. I am currently brewing a steam beer and I had the same thought. Did you see any differences in the final product?

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Old 11-03-2012, 12:25 AM   #3
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Last summer I asked a guy from Northern Brewer about advice for brewing a Common and he said he personally liked the 810 better. I think he said it was a bit cleaner, maybe. I don't really remember his reasoning but I used it for mine and it turned out great. Also got a killer attenuation out of it for some reason.
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