Containers for making cider

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Containers for making cider

Post: #289407 Weedo
Wed Apr 19, 2017 11:31 pm


Thinking of trying cider making sometime next season. For fermenting containers, I can get used 12 litre water cooler bottles: they are clear, food grade PET (BPA free). Any issues with using these? They have no caps but I could get stoppers to fit.
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Re: Containers for making cider

Post: #289413 Green Aura
Thu Apr 20, 2017 12:50 pm

I think they should be fine.

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Re: Containers for making cider

Post: #289415 Brewtrog
Thu Apr 20, 2017 5:00 pm

Yeah, they'd be fine to ferment in. You'd need to rig up some for of airlock for them (a piece of hose into a bucket of water would do the trick).

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