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Old 12-08-2012, 05:10 AM   #11
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And do you think that the brew will turn out ok?
Define "OK".


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Old 12-08-2012, 05:33 AM   #12
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Will it be worth a hoot?


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Old 12-08-2012, 12:20 PM   #13
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I would say it should be ok, what do you have to loose?
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I was burning up the stuff that came with the Mr beer, so I used the yeast under the lid... What would be a good temp for that stuff? "granite its not the best"
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Will it be worth a hoot?
It won't be great. It all depends on your tastes.
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It won't be great. It all depends on your tastes.
What do you mean by that?
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What do you mean by that?
It depends on your tolerance for not so great beer.
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If you ferment an "Oktoberfest" recipe with ale yeast at ale temperatures you wont have an Oktoberfest. You will have a low hopped amber ale, with some slight malty sweetness. It will be beer and probably drinkable, but it wont be the clean, light finishing lager that is typical of the style.


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