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Old 01-05-2007, 12:37 AM   #1
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Can anyone tell me how these work and where online I can buy them?? My LHBS does not sell them...



 
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Old 01-05-2007, 12:50 AM   #2
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They work great, and they're available from More Beer and other online suppliers.


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Old 01-05-2007, 12:58 AM   #3
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They don't contain any CO2, which is a common misconception. They are simply a hardened, premeasured slug of sugar and carbonate the beer same as powdered or liquid sugar would.

 
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Old 01-05-2007, 09:44 PM   #4
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Do they work faster than the traditional method? or about the same?

 
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Old 01-05-2007, 09:45 PM   #5
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Well, I've only used them a couple of times, but I don't think I could notice a difference in time to carbonation... They're very handy when you only want to bottle a few and keg the rest.
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Old 01-05-2007, 10:39 PM   #6
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About the same time to carbonate, since it's the yeast that do the work. They are also handy for people, like me, who don't bottle much and for saving a flat batch.
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Old 01-08-2007, 08:40 AM   #7
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I have just bottled my first brew and realised that I have only added one carb drop to my 740 ml bottles when the recommended dose is two drops. What should I do to fix this?



 
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