L.A. BTW. Here I was wondering if I was going to be finding out some Louisiana beer thugs to be on the lookout for.
HAHA, ok changed the title!
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Even small, session beers can benefit from a bit of aging. Dark milds especially as they usually have some roasted malts and darker crystals which can provide some anti-oxidants and need some time for the beer to come together.
Not that they can't taste great young, but they can also improve with some age, as you have found.
Why? Fear of lead? Brass fittings are fine for water.
3/4 garden house fitting. Be sure to use a hose rated for drinking water. Also, the slower the flow, the better the filtering.