Fermenting barrel

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Fermenting barrel

Fermenting barrel

A barrel for fermenting raw wort into beer.


Type
Production
Placeable
Yes
Size
1 ˣ 1
HP
100
Mass
10 kg
Power
0W
Buy
Wood 30 + Steel 10
Sell
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The fermenting barrel is used to turn wort into beer. The conversion ratio is 1 wort per beer. Each barrel can hold up to 25 wort at a time. The fermenting process takes approximately 10 days, during which the temperature must be maintained between -1°C and 32°C. Haulers fill barrels with wort, but only when the temperature is correct. If the temperature rises above 30°C, the wort will become spoiled and no beer is made. If the temperature falls below -1°C the fermenting process is paused and will resume when the temperature is corrected. Fermenting begins as soon as the first wort is added. Adding more wort later does not reset the 10 day timer entirely, but rather delays it.


Brewing must be researched before this item is available.

On the barrel there is a bar that serves as both the progress bar and the contents bar. The length of the bar is dependent on the amount of wort that is inside, while the color indicates how close it is to completion- brown means it has just started, and yellow means it has finished.