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Old 10-08-2013, 05:52 PM   #1
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I found this statement looking up home-made cola.
Warm a few cups of water to about 100f (baby bottle warm). Above 110f will kill the yeast. Less than 98f and the yeast will not become active enough.

Is there a special thermometer you can use for this? Not sure a candy-therm would work. Thanks

 
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Old 10-08-2013, 05:55 PM   #2
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Digital, infrared, something that's fairly quick and easy to sanitize.
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