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Offline csu007

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Priming cider bottles?
« on: November 21, 2012, 09:29:19 AM »
my question i'm finally going to bottle my cider, i was wondering if priming with maple syrup/brown sugar would add any flavor?
Should I jut use normal priming sugar and CO2 tablets?
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Re: Priming cider bottles?
« Reply #1 on: November 21, 2012, 01:31:29 PM »
I've primed with cider with priming sugar, maple syrup, and apple juice concentrate. All work. Maple syrup adds a tiny bit of flavor, but probably isn't worth it if that is the only thing contributing maple flavor.
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Re: Priming cider bottles?
« Reply #2 on: November 21, 2012, 02:48:04 PM »
One certainly could use apple juice.

I've used cane sugar in the past and it works great.
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