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Old 02-15-2013, 02:09 PM   #1
Feb 2013
Bratislava, Slovakia
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I am brewing my first lager. it is currently lagering at 39F. I am planning to bottle and prime it in 3 weeks but I'd like to know at which temperature shall I do it. And consequently at shall I keep the bottles.

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Old 02-15-2013, 03:00 PM   #2
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Once you bottle, keep it at 70 degrees F for three weeks (the baseline for most beers). As far as storage goes, cellar/basement temps are typically fine for storing your bottles.
Check out the priming sugar calculator, yeast starter calculator, and the beer calorie calculator.

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Old 02-15-2013, 03:00 PM   #3
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I have always kegged my lagers, but this thread has some discussion.
Bacteria are the only culture some people have.

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