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Old 10-21-2010, 08:43 PM   #1
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I am new to brewing and have been saving all my callable bottles to bottle my first brew. What's the best/easiest way to get labels off.

Thanks in advance for your input.

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Old 10-21-2010, 08:45 PM   #2
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I use the run off from my wort chiller in to a bucket of double strength starsan and an over night soak.

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Old 10-21-2010, 08:45 PM   #3
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Soak them in oxyclean and hot water for anywhere from a few hours to overnight and then rinse thoroughly. If there is any "scale" left on the bottles after soak them in a diluted weak acid, like water and lemonjuice or vinegar, or dilluted starsan.
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Old 10-21-2010, 08:46 PM   #4
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A hot water soak in oxyclean. Some brands will slide right off once the glue melts. Other's you'll have to take a kitchen sponge to it (the kind with the ruff side.)

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