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Posted in thread: Substitute for Oxyclean and PBW on 09-26-2011 at 06:31 PM
Maybe I can find this sodium percarbonate. I've heard about a comercial product that is
supposed to be basically sodium percarbonate, it's a powder.
Posted in thread: Substitute for Oxyclean and PBW on 09-26-2011 at 06:05 PM
Iodophor is a sanitizer, isn't it? At least, this is what I use it for. What worries me is the
gunk that may form on the inside of the sanke kegs, because I can't reach inside to remove it
by hand, so...
Posted in thread: Substitute for Oxyclean and PBW on 09-26-2011 at 05:10 PM
Hi,I've been considering going for kegs, but I stumbled upon a problem. Most people seem to be
using cornies; this type of keg is very rare here in Brazil, it is nowhere as common as it
seems to be in...
Posted in thread: Porter recipe on 01-31-2010 at 08:05 PM
Thanks for the tips, I'll brew this one and see how it turns out. Than I'll fine tune it on the
next batch :)
Posted in thread: Porter recipe on 01-30-2010 at 06:27 PM
Thanks for the replies.Coffee malt is supposed to be 189 SRM/Lovibond.I'm thinking about adding
a small about of carafa III, maybe something like 100 grams. Will it impart an overpowering
Posted in thread: Porter recipe on 01-27-2010 at 12:02 AM
Hi,I'm planning to brew a porter soon, and I wanted some opinion on the following recipe:19
litre batch2 kg pilsner malt2 kg munich malt0,25 kg biscuit malt0,25 kg coffee malt 0,25 kg
chocolate malt 0...
Posted in thread: cleaning bottles with caustic soda on 04-29-2009 at 09:54 PM
good. I was worried that the soda could eat my insides :DI guess that washing it thoroughly
Posted in thread: cleaning bottles with caustic soda on 04-29-2009 at 09:44 PM
lol, I live in Brazil. Even though there are supermarkets nearby, they don't sell this stuff.
Just things like bleach, caustic soda, soaps, and stuff like that. Starsan is not available
here either. :...
Posted in thread: cleaning bottles with caustic soda on 04-29-2009 at 09:28 PM
The probem is, I don't have oxyclean. Is it ok if I just wash my bottles with peroxyacetic
acid? I washed my bottles but it seems to have a little residue in the bottom, I'm worried that
the acid wont...
Posted in thread: cleaning bottles with caustic soda on 04-29-2009 at 09:03 PM
Hi,I was wondering if it is fine to clean bottles with caustic soda. I'm planning to clean them
with caustic soda than wash it with an acid solution (like vinegar) to neutralize the possible