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Posted in thread: Canning and pasteurizing soda questions on 01-12-2017 at 01:30 AM
What you are doing is almost certainly illegal. Most states' cottage food laws don't include
beverages. If you are using fresh juices, you'll need to have a HACCP plan in place. (I'm
pretty sure that'...
Posted in thread: Cheap & safe soda making on 10-26-2016 at 06:07 PM
Is there any way to inject a predetermined amount of co2 into the bottle so that I don't need
to guess how much more pressure is needed? Or does the regulator gauge tell you?You have to
think of this ...
Posted in thread: Balancing the line for carbonated water (high pressure) on 10-26-2016 at 04:00 PM
At 40-60psi, you're probably at the limits of your overpressure valves on your regulator,
unless you're using a regulator made for post mix machines.At any rate, what temperature are
you dispensing at...
Posted in thread: I need a rootbeer recipe and a supplier on 10-26-2016 at 03:52 PM
WonderMellon,You do not need the yeast if you're force carbonating. You can decrease the sugar,
but that's up to you. Add sugar to taste and you'll be ok.
Posted in thread: Cola without any extracts on 07-12-2016 at 10:35 PM
Thanks for the shout out sodandbeer. I'm glad you enjoyed the recipe.Daft, I know you've never
been a fan of my work. Thanks for letting me know that there's a problem with my blog, though.
The link i...
Posted in thread: Where can I find: colorless 12oz bottles, and heat-proof crimp caps? on 07-01-2016 at 07:33 PM
You're in San Diego, so Jarritos soda should be pretty prevalent I'd wager. Like a 24 pack at
your local Sam's Club. Any other Mexican soda would work, too, but the coke and pepsi bottles
are screen p...
Posted in thread: Alternatives to Cornelius/Future of Kegging on 06-21-2016 at 09:04 PM
Add to that the fact that local bottlers still use premix soda for special events (see: under
"Special Events"), yeah, cornies will be around for a while yet. And yes, the average $35
cornies were a...
Posted in thread: Vaccine Fridge Kegerator on 06-21-2016 at 08:49 PM
So, I'm gonna ask what everyone else is already wondering.Where'd you pick that up?Also, why'd
you take off the stickers?
Posted in thread: Still alive - just tackling a HUGE DIY on 06-21-2016 at 08:46 PM
So I installed a bathroom fan in my basement bathroom over the past couple of weeks (five min
here, five min there really slows down progress). Felt pretty proud of myself. Then I came here
and I am u...
Posted in thread: fridge keeps freezing my beer on 06-21-2016 at 03:18 PM
Check to see if it has a temperature adjustment screw/knob. Mine had a course and fine screw.
BE CAREFUL as you can ruin your kegerator if you unscrew this too far! I made small adjustments
over time ...