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Old 01-11-2013, 11:36 PM   #1
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Default NB Surly Furious Ferm Temp?

I'm using WLP007 to ferment this, and I am unsure what temperature I should target. I live in MI and haven't had this beer before, so I don't know the yeast character.

I have a dedicated chest freezer for fermentation, and can control temps rather well. White Labs suggests 65-70 for this yeast, and I'm thinking I'd like to target the low end of the range. Does anyone who's had this beer have any input for me?

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Old 01-11-2013, 11:45 PM   #2
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I think your in the right direction with the 007. I would start at 65 ramp it to 67 towards end of fermentation.
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start at 65 ramp it to 67 towards end of fermentation.
Thanks. This was exactly my plan.

Any other thoughts? Doughing in within the hour.
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Old 01-12-2013, 03:59 PM   #4
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I start even lower..60. But that's just me.
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Thanks. I decided to split the difference and set the ferm chamber for 62.
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