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Old 03-22-2009, 05:23 PM   #1
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I read that you should boil tap water if thats what you are using for your beer but what if Im using spring water, should I boil that too?

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Old 03-22-2009, 05:26 PM   #2
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It can't hurt, but I usually don't bother, and it's never been a problem.
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Old 03-22-2009, 05:29 PM   #3
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I don't even boil tap water....My feeling has always been if there's no boil water advisories in your community, there really is no need...though some peope do it NOT for sanitization but to drive off chlorine...again, I've never seen the need for my water.
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