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Old 01-27-2013, 08:31 PM   #1
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Default Bottle lager now without 2ndry.

Doing a Brewer's Best Vienna Lager kit that I got for xmas. Am new and have only done 2 batches. Thought I would try it. I don't have a fridge to store it for large phase, I do have a cold basement and its winter weather here. After 3 weeks the primary fermn seems to be done, still need to check gravity. The weather is warming up though in the 60s which means I can't rely basement or garage. Was wanting to know what would happen if I bottled it now like an ale skipping the 2ndry temp control phase. I know it wouldn't be a lager but until I get the right equipment Im stuck.

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Old 01-28-2013, 08:25 PM   #2
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did the kit even come with a lager yeast? doubt you could fit them all at once, but once it's carb'd you can lager in the bottles.
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