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Old 08-22-2012, 08:28 PM   #1
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Default Causes of fermentation to "start up again".

My cider has been in its secondary for about a week now and it stopped bubbling after the first couple of days. Well last night I came home and checked on it (like I do ver, very often and it has started up again. The bubbles are very tiny but there's a bunch of them and the airlocks chugging away. Is this due to temps or what?

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Old 08-22-2012, 08:30 PM   #2
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Very tiny bubbles.
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Old 08-22-2012, 08:52 PM   #3
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May just be out-gassing due to temperature or air pressure changes.

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Cool, it's very clean looking (the bubbles) just weird that it started up again.

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Temperature changes will indeed do that. It might also have a spontaneous malolactic fermentation going on, depending on how much you sanitized the must before you pitched the yeast.

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Old 08-22-2012, 10:19 PM   #6
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What is mala... ? Sorry man I'm new at this

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