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Posted in thread: Cola without any extracts on 11-27-2016 at 12:19 AM
I would have thought the salient flavor in a cola wouldbe kola nut, not the coca part. I'd give
that a try.Kola nut has been widely replaced by pure caffeine, which it supposedly tastes like.
If you w...
Posted in thread: Cheap & safe soda making on 10-28-2016 at 07:42 PM
I try to avoid PET bottles as they start degrading after 3 months(gets bad beyond 6 mths).How
about sodastream plastic half liter bottles? I ordered a bunch from ebay, and they were
airmailed direct f...
Posted in thread: Cactus Cooler pineapple soda recipe ?? on 09-29-2016 at 08:28 AM
This isn't really an answer because you probably don't use my sodastream technique. However I
am making pineapple soda as probably my last batch before going on to lite ciders instead. To
make it pala...
Posted in thread: Carbonation help on 09-24-2016 at 10:08 PM
carbed too warm?
Posted in thread: Hot and spicy Ginger Beer on 09-06-2016 at 08:20 AM
Why not start simply and only add details after the basics succeed, and more stuff is proven to
be needed? Throwing a ton of things together doesn't make it easy to know what is cancelling
out what, o...
Posted in thread: Root Beer - help please on 08-17-2016 at 09:22 PM
Maybe add more extract?What brand extract are you using? I have never found those dainty
overpriced bottles giving acceptable flavor, altho only tried a few brands. I almost wonder
whether those who r...
Posted in thread: Cola without any extracts on 07-14-2016 at 04:31 AM
Mr Food, I was being exasperated at sodandbeer for posting an unspecific virtually unuseable
link for cola purposes. It's better than none, but I bet virtually nobody did the footwork as I
did to find...
Posted in thread: Cola without any extracts on 07-12-2016 at 02:24 AM
Jeremy Butler ( has a good recipe for a Cola soda using raw ingredients. I plowed thru
screenfulls of that page's text with no cola except for a dead opencola link. I try top recipe
link then find co...
Posted in thread: Hard Cream Soda / Root-beer. Any Last Words? on 06-29-2016 at 09:35 AM
The commercial alcohol-pop products that are filling the shelves everywhere are brewed malt
beverages with flavors and sweeteners added after fermentation.I read that they use brewed malt
Posted in thread: Cheap bulk yeast? on 06-29-2016 at 01:00 AM
Sorry, but all I had asked for were online search terms... generic categories of yeast. It
embarrasses me to dwell on why I have to focus that approach. But another background fact is I
have to shut d...