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Old 04-05-2006, 05:25 PM   #1
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How long does your home brew stay fresh after it has been tapped? I assume it has a shorter life than in bottles. I am trying to evaluate whether I should invest in a kegging system.



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Old 04-05-2006, 06:37 PM   #2
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I would think as long as the system is sealed and the CO2 is involved, that the brew should not expire for sometime....Compared to bottles I'm not sure of the difference.
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