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Old 10-26-2005, 09:06 PM   #1
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Default How to tell if Malolactic fermentation is happening?

Title says it all. Will it evolve gas? Or do I just wait several months and hope for the best? Thanks for help
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Old 11-02-2005, 01:45 AM   #2
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Although it will evolve gas, it is a slow process and typically takes months. You can purchase malolactic bacterium culture at most stores that carry both brewing and wine supplies, but call and ask first.

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