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Old 03-18-2008, 04:45 PM   #1
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Hey guys. Looking forward to making some Apfelwein. I read in the recipe section that you CAN carbonate normally with 3/4 cup corn sugar.

My question. Is Apfelwein normally carbonated? I plan on kegging it. What would you recommend for volume of CO2?

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Old 03-18-2008, 04:59 PM   #2
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Sorry. I read further and see that EdWort does carbonate his. 12 psi for a week. Looking forward to it. Now I need a Costco membership.


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Bottled: Water into Barleywine,
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Keg 3: Mann's Amber
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Old 03-18-2008, 05:09 PM   #3
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i had mine lightly carbonated in the keg and it was quite tasty. i force-carbonated so i have no idea how many volumes it was at, but it was VERY drinkable
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Old 03-18-2008, 05:19 PM   #4
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+1 on carbing it. I used 1 cup of corn sugar for 5 galls, just like beer.

 
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