Ss Brewtech’s Biggest Baddest Holiday Giveaway Ever!

Home Brew Forums > Wine, Mead, Cider, Sake & Soda > Cider Forum > Is soda pop fermentable?
Thread Tools
Old 09-24-2008, 01:45 PM   #1
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Join Date: Sep 2008
Posts: 35
Default Is soda pop fermentable?

The reason I ask is i was going to try back sweetening, at bottleing time, a gallon batch of cider with some vernors ginger ale. Has anyone done this? Are there any preservatives in soda that would make it non fermentable?

chromedome is offline
Reply With Quote
Old 09-24-2008, 01:47 PM   #2
Ale's What Cures You!
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Yooper's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: UP of Michigan
Posts: 66,918
Liked 6655 Times on 4741 Posts
Likes Given: 1856


I believe that it will ferment. I know that BYO had a Mountain Dew beer once, and someone around here fermented coca cola. I'm not sure how fermentable high fructose corn sugar is, but I assume it'd ferment fully.

You could try diet soda if you wanted to add something that wouldn't ferment.
Broken Leg Brewery
Giving beer a leg to stand on since 2006

Follow me on facebook:
But I'm pretty boring so don't expect much!
Yooper is offline
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Non-fermentable sugars NPwino Cider Forum 1 10-24-2009 07:14 PM
Is some corn sugar more fermentable than others? DrinksWellWithOthers Bottling/Kegging 3 08-22-2008 08:21 PM
Club Soda / Soda Water kilroy Bottling/Kegging 4 11-21-2007 04:09 PM
Is Car-Pils the only non-fermentable BierMuncher Recipes/Ingredients 8 01-26-2007 09:16 PM
Fermentable and Heat beerfan General Beer Discussion 3 12-01-2006 06:48 AM

Forum Jump

Newest Threads