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Old 09-11-2011, 09:54 PM   #1
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Default 5 gallon batch split between two 5 gallon cornies?

Can you do it?

I friend and I want to slplit a 5 gallon batch we recently made that is now sitting in secondary. Will there be any problems with spliiting it between 2 cornies and force carbonating it from there? Or is there a better way to do it?

This will be the first time kegging for either of us.


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Old 09-11-2011, 11:09 PM   #2
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purge with co2 first and you should be fine


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Old 09-12-2011, 12:52 AM   #3
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I've done that for about 6 batches and havent had a problem at all. We naturally primed some and it just took more sugar than normal (about the amount you would use for bottling).
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Old 09-12-2011, 02:41 AM   #4
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There was another thread started today that provides the best way to split your keg without oxidizing the beer...
http://www.homebrewtalk.com/f35/tran...nother-268065/

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