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Old 07-30-2012, 01:14 AM   #11
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So letting wine open to air is not a big deal during the primary fermentation? I know in the beer world that is a no no! Interesting... Time to add yeast to my SkeeterPee...



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Old 07-30-2012, 01:35 AM   #12
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So letting wine open to air is not a big deal during the primary fermentation? I know in the beer world that is a no no! Interesting... Time to add yeast to my SkeeterPee...
I actually don't cover most of my wines during primary, except with a clean towel to keep fruitflies out. You want to avoid contamination, of course, but as long as creepy crawlies can't get it, it'll be fine.
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Old 07-30-2012, 12:13 PM   #13
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I just lay the cover on the pail (unclamped) and cover the airlock hole with a napkin.

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