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Old 01-23-2010, 03:02 PM   #1
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When I use my own extract receipe the head and carbonation out of the bottle is minimal. I use 4oz ov cane sugar boiled in 1 cup of water for a 5 gal. batch. The strange thing is if I use a kit from MoreBeer the carbonation is fine. And if I do a partial mash it is almost over carbonated. I use the same amount of sugar for each. Can someone enlighten me why the difference occurs?

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Old 01-23-2010, 03:59 PM   #2
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Are you using the same type of sugar, or are you using the sugar from the MoreBeer kits to carbonate?


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