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Old 02-01-2012, 12:43 PM   #11
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I ended up making 5 gallons of soda.

Honestly I think in the future I might make the following changes.

Instead of chopping, using a food processor to slice up the oranges. Then take juice and left overs and put it in a grain bag.

Use a LOT less ginger. That fresh ginger I had was too overpowering. I could drink a glass of it, but really it was too spicy. Maybe put flames on the bottle.

Only make 1 or 2 liters as a test. Get one of the soda bottle carb caps. They are under $20.

Switch to another sweetener besides splenda. It was a bit costly, and their are better things to use.

In the end I ended up dumping it just because I don't think I could have drank that much!

I used 30 psi and let it sit for 2 weeks.

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Old 02-01-2012, 11:25 PM   #12
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I ended up making 5 gallons of soda.
I did this my first time too!!!
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Old 02-01-2012, 11:48 PM   #13
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Psst, you ruined your citric acid when you boiled your oranges, add some more in at the end. It'll be tasty, I promise!

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