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Old 09-28-2013, 04:52 PM   #1
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Keep finding pressed cider w/ label "less than 1/10 of 1% potassium sorbate used for preservation". Is that a no go for cider making?


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Old 09-29-2013, 12:53 AM   #2
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Run like all of the demons of hell are chasing you.


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Old 09-29-2013, 03:01 AM   #3
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Run like all of the demons of hell are chasing you.
Lol. Ok, that's funny right there. But yes, that juice is no good for our purposes.
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Old 09-29-2013, 09:01 AM   #4
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Potassium sorbate & sodium benzoate are NOGO for fermenting cider.
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Thanks. Already running!
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Old 09-30-2013, 02:25 AM   #6
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I did one like you are talking about and it fermented out good one of the best ones I did but the second half gallon only fermented from 1070 to 1060 and stopped
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What about ascorbic acid?
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Old 10-02-2013, 03:36 AM   #9
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Awesome! Thanks!


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