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Conditioning Kegged Beer

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Q

Does it matter if my ales are primed, carbonated, and aged in the keg at room temperature and then put in the fridge when ready for dispensing?

A

Bottle- and keg-conditioned ales must go through several key steps before they can be refrigerated and enjoyed. The first step is to estimate the volume of beer and to add an appropriate

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