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Old 11-29-2012, 02:02 AM   #1
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Default Grolsch Style Bottle Cleaner

Can't find one, help!


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Old 11-29-2012, 03:11 AM   #2
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I just use a carboy brush to get stubborn particles off the glass. I suppose you could use a tablespoon of oxy and hot water if it was really caked on the bottle.


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Old 11-29-2012, 12:15 PM   #3
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the site says carboy cleaner will not fit in Grolsch bottles
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I get my carboy brush inside the grolsch bottles.

As a matter of fact just last night actually.
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I have several dozen Grolsch style bottles and just use the same bottle brush I use for everything else with no issues.
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I just squeezed the metal ring at the brush end on mine in order to get it to fit. Or you could go to the store (regular grocery store/walmart/target/etc.) and get a bottle brush from there. Chances are that will work just fine too.

If the bottles are nasty, give them a soak in PBW/oxy and then rinse.
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the site says caroy cleaner will not fit in Grolsch bottles
What site and what cleaner? I've cleaned them before with no problems, like the others here.
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What site and what cleaner? I've cleaned them before with no problems, like the others here.
I've had the [500ml] swing/flip top bottles come with smaller openings than long neck bottles. I haven't checked the 1L bottles in some time.
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Ok I'll order the Carboy brush. It better work or I'll hunt you down
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Ok I'll order the Carboy brush. It better work or I'll hunt you down
Not a carboy brush- a 'bottle brush'. The carboy brush is angled, for cleaning carboys.


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