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Old 02-02-2013, 10:19 PM   #1
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Got a kit and plan to bulk age a bit longer than the directions specify. Should I do this before stabilizing or after?

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Got a kit and plan to bulk age a bit longer than the directions specify. Should I do this before stabilizing or after?
Bulk age after stabilizing.
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Bulk age after stabilizing.
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You want those sulfites to protect your wine as it ages.
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It says to add metabisulphites for aging over 6 months. Can I use Camden tablets? Not sure I know the difference between metabisulphites and potassium metabisulphites.

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It says to add metabisulphites for aging over 6 months. Can I use Camden tablets? Not sure I know the difference between metabisulphites and potassium metabisulphites.
Yes, they are the same thing. Add one tablet per gallon.
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Yes, they are the same thing. Add one tablet per gallon.
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Should I add more Camden tablets before bottling?

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Should I add more Camden tablets before bottling?
Yes, if it's been a while since you added the last ones. Sulfites dissipate with some time.
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Old 09-24-2013, 12:45 AM   #9
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Thanks Yoop, will do . I like the new avatar, but might I suggest Tom Brady?

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Thanks Yoop, will do . I like the new avatar, but might I suggest Tom Brady?
You can suggest whatever you'd like to suggest.

of course, Tom Brady would never happen in a million years.
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