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Old 05-25-2009, 12:37 PM   #1
mandal
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I am going to bottle my beer tomorrow, so i have a question about carbonation.

When i have added the sugarwater in the bottling bucket, and i have used the siphon with a flexi hose and layed the flexi hose in a cirkle to mix the beer and sugarwater in the bottling bucket.
Do i stir the beer gently with the siphon to mix the priming sugar and beer propably, or is it enough to just have the flexi hose in a circle in the bottling bucket?

The reason i ask is because i am little worry about getting to much air in my beer..



 
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Old 05-25-2009, 01:12 PM   #2
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stir at the outset to mix the sugar, then stir again half way through.



 
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Old 05-25-2009, 02:34 PM   #3
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I have personally never stirred while I bottled. I just made sure that the beer was flowing in with a circular motion. I have never had and carbonation differences within batches

 
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Old 05-25-2009, 06:50 PM   #4
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I don't stir either and get consistent carbonation.

 
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