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Old 05-17-2008, 01:12 AM   #1
Aug 2007
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I kegged my Winexpert Exotic Fruits White Zin on Monday and set the regulator to 6PSI. I prefer the method of setting to roughly serving pressure and let it sit a few days instead of forcing in 30+ PSI and then backing off.

The wine pushes out nice today, but is still flat. Should I kick it up to something more like 10 like my beers? Will I have to worry about foaming like with beer?

Edit: I kicked it up to 10 PSI, and it still doesn't seem to really want to carb much... Not a deal breaker to be honest, but a little disappointing.
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