What's on tap in your kegerator?

Discussion in 'Home Bar' started by Mattmc1973, Feb 23, 2012.

  1. JoeSpartaNJ

    JoeSpartaNJ Initiate (180) Feb 5, 2008 New Jersey

    Back when I wrote that I was pushing 10 to 12 psi I think. I lowered it to 3 or 4 psi and it was better. I have since upgraded to Perlick Flow Control faucets. I am now running 12 psi with perfect pours and 5ft lines.
     
  2. stantheposterman

    stantheposterman Initiate (54) Aug 6, 2012 California
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    Thanks for the info. I'm at about 7 psi now and afraid the carbonation won't stay long enough for me to finish 15.5 gal. I'll look into to Perlick faucets tonight
     
  3. saatana

    saatana Initiate (36) Jan 23, 2009 North Carolina
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    1/4 bbl fresh breakfast stout
     
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  4. Kadonny

    Kadonny Meyvn (1,196) Sep 5, 2007 Pennsylvania
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    I would say 7 is just about the lowest range you should go. You shouldn't have to control foam via PSIs. Lengthen your lines a bit and see if that helps, it helped me a lot.

    I just heard Founders is switching to tall quarters. I'm totally bummed as I can't fit a tall quarter in my fridge (I don't think, but I'm now going to double check). I love Breakfast Stout and it's going to bum me out if I can't get a keg this year.
     
  5. vfgccp

    vfgccp Poo-Bah (2,506) Oct 28, 2010 New York
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    Homemade Bavarian Hefeweizen I call "Heffer-weizen," homemade Surly Furious Clone, and Blue Point Oatmeal Stout.
     
  6. Hibernator

    Hibernator Poo-Bah (1,641) May 3, 2004 Massachusetts

    1/2 barrel of Smuttynose Shoal's Pale Ale. Just tapped it last weekend!
     
  7. Kadonny

    Kadonny Meyvn (1,196) Sep 5, 2007 Pennsylvania
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    Ahhhh, finally. Just got confirmation that Flower Power is in stock and on hold. I'll pick it up tonight.
     
  8. hara94

    hara94 Initiate (141) Apr 15, 2012 Minnesota
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    Homebrew Simcoe/Amarillo IPA
     
  9. barleywinefiend

    barleywinefiend Initiate (0) Nov 22, 2007 Washington

    Harmon Stryker Stout
     
  10. VikeMan

    VikeMan Meyvn (1,386) Jul 12, 2009 Pennsylvania
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    Current lineup...

    Robust Porter
    American Pale Ale
    Witbier
     
  11. cpferris

    cpferris Initiate (173) Jan 22, 2008 Indiana
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    Lagunitas Daytime IPA on Tap 1, Tap 2 is empty.
     
  12. kcillini77

    kcillini77 Initiate (0) Nov 26, 2004 Kansas

    1/6 barrel Boulevard Bully! Porter and 1/6 barrel Boulevard Double-Wide IPA.
     
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  13. KJR

    KJR Initiate (0) May 2, 2012

    I have Real Ale Devil's backbone Belgian style Tripel on tap.
     
  14. MADhombrewer

    MADhombrewer Initiate (0) Jun 4, 2008 Oregon

    Just put an Old Ale that I collaborated with Hopsbreath on. Can't wait till it's cabed and we can enjoy it.
     
  15. Imstillthegman

    Imstillthegman Meyvn (1,049) Jan 30, 2006 Delaware
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    Right now I have Double Jack on one tap and Cuvee Des Jacobins on the other. Now I really want to go home and have a beer!
     
  16. Pensfan

    Pensfan Disciple (335) Feb 21, 2012 Pennsylvania
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    Just put on The Brew Kettle's White Rajah IPA sixtel this weekend. Great stuff!
     
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  17. Kadonny

    Kadonny Meyvn (1,196) Sep 5, 2007 Pennsylvania
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    Nice, I have heard nothing but great stuff about White Rajah. Enjoy!
     
  18. Genuine

    Genuine Devotee (460) May 7, 2009 Connecticut

    Keg just kicked of some home brewed Dead Ringer IPA, I will be able to keg my Celebration Ale Clone this upcoming friday and hopfully be serving it on Monday-Tuesday
     
  19. MarkF150

    MarkF150 Aspirant (270) Feb 9, 2009 Massachusetts
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  20. saatana

    saatana Initiate (36) Jan 23, 2009 North Carolina
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    the quarter bbl that I have is a tall quarter of founders breakfast stout
     
  21. Kadonny

    Kadonny Meyvn (1,196) Sep 5, 2007 Pennsylvania
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    Pumking is dead, replaced it with Storm King. I forgot how much I love Stormy. Flower Power is on life support, hoping to replace it with Celebration as soon as it lands in our area (soon, I hope).
     
  22. davesway10

    davesway10 Aspirant (260) Jan 23, 2010 Iowa
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    Just tapped a 1/4 barrel of Breakfast Stout. should be a good weekend.
     
  23. jmich24

    jmich24 Zealot (553) Jan 28, 2010 Michigan

    Wet Hopped APA
    Cita IPA (Zombie Dust Clone)
    Chocolate Porter
    Brett B Saison (GI Sofie Clone)

    *All Homebrewed
     
  24. dvmin98

    dvmin98 Poo-Bah (1,693) Nov 1, 2010 North Carolina
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    I have 1/6 Foothills People's Porter Bourbon Barrel Aged and 1/6 Ballast Point Yellowtail. The PP BBL is really smooth and scrumptious.
     
  25. JoeSpartaNJ

    JoeSpartaNJ Initiate (180) Feb 5, 2008 New Jersey

    Homebrews:
    Sierra Nevada Tumbler Clone
    F$ck You Sandy IPA (brewed during the hurricane)
     
  26. dcgunman

    dcgunman Defender (636) Jul 1, 2009 California
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    Full Keg of Sculpin!
     
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  27. IceAce

    IceAce Champion (856) Jan 8, 2004 California

    Smog City LA Saison

    Ritual Brewing Extra Red

    Goose Island Sofie
     
  28. cracker

    cracker Disciple (300) May 2, 2004 Pennsylvania

    Bitter with EKG hops
    APA with willamette/cascade hops
    Octoberfest

    All homebrew
     
  29. barls

    barls Initiate (145) Nov 15, 2006 Australia

    rauch, american brown, oude fawn ( home made sour) and summer ale
     
  30. donkeypuncher

    donkeypuncher Initiate (0) Mar 28, 2008 Illinois

    3 gallons of homebrewed barrel aged imperial stout and 5 gallons of cider.
     
  31. pearljam118

    pearljam118 Aspirant (295) Jul 5, 2008 Pennsylvania

    3 years running now officially a tradition
    [​IMG]
     
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  32. zackcamp

    zackcamp Initiate (0) Aug 5, 2012 Virginia

    Keeping it local...
    -1/6 Beach Brewing Co. "Jolly Roger" Pumpkin Porter (for the lady)
    -1/6 Smartmouth Brewing Co. "Rule G" IPA
    [​IMG]
     
  33. cubbyswans

    cubbyswans Aspirant (238) Jun 10, 2008 Missouri
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    1/6 barrel of Deschutes Chainbreaker White IPA.

    I have patronized my local shop for nearly 10 years now. The owner has my cell phone number and I have his. He called me to ask me if I wanted this keg for $30. YES! When I picked it up he told me that someone ordered the keg from him and paid a $50 deposit. They never picked up the keg. He tried contacting them and left them several messages over a two week period. He sold me the keg for the balance due.
     
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  34. Mkg44

    Mkg44 Initiate (0) Nov 22, 2010 Michigan

    1/4 barrel of Founders Backwoods and 1/4 barrel of Founders Breakfast Stout. On deck, 1/6 barrel of 2011 Dark Horse PT5, will probably age this one another year.
     
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  35. Mkg44

    Mkg44 Initiate (0) Nov 22, 2010 Michigan

    Yeah foundrs switched to all slim 1/4 barrels. Had to buy a new kegerator to fit 2 :slight_smile:
     
  36. readicculus

    readicculus Initiate (68) Dec 29, 2005 Pennsylvania

    Just bought a new (to me) kegerator this week. Christened it with a 1/6 of Flying Dog Disobedience.
     
  37. copslovebeer

    copslovebeer Initiate (0) Mar 26, 2012 Minnesota
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    Popped my Kegerator cherry with NB Ranger. Already thinking on buying a second tap, lines and coupler so my dual regulator doesn't go to waste!
     
  38. cpferris

    cpferris Initiate (173) Jan 22, 2008 Indiana
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    Just got a couple new soldiers to pop into the rotation for the holidays.

    [​IMG]
     
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  39. copslovebeer

    copslovebeer Initiate (0) Mar 26, 2012 Minnesota
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    ^^^^ holy yum!
     
  40. VikeMan

    VikeMan Meyvn (1,386) Jul 12, 2009 Pennsylvania
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    Currently...

    Chocolate Mint Porter
    APA
    Blonde
     
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