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Old 08-10-2010, 12:11 AM   #1
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Default Possible to force carbonate flat bottles?

I have 8 flip-tops from my last batch that did carbonate (flip tops were too loose)...Is it possible to carbonate or will I be drinking these last few flat (they taste great - Stone Pale clone)....Thanks!


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Old 08-10-2010, 01:08 AM   #2
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If you have a co2 tank, you could put them in a plastic bottle and carbonate them with the carbonation cap sold at most homebrew shops.
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Old 08-10-2010, 01:12 AM   #3
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You mean they did NOT carbonate, right?

Put a level teaspoon dextrose (or table sugar) into each bottle and recap. No problem.
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