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Old 03-14-2009, 04:11 PM   #1
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Default How late can I use a campden tablet?

Hi all,

Started my first all-grain batch today, and I forgot to use 1/2 campden tablet to clean up my tap water before I added it to the mash.

Can I add it to my wort before boiling, or would I be better off skipping it at this point?


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Skip it. campden should be added as early as possible to the hlt.

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