Acids

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Acids

Postby mark1964 » Wed Aug 03, 2016 07:17

Does anybody have a source for buying lactic acid. Need some before weekends brew

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Re: Acids

Postby f00b4r » Wed Aug 03, 2016 07:37

Hop and grape sell it if no-one has a better suggestion. You can also use acidulated malt instead if you know what quantity is contained e.g. Weyermann's value is easy to find.
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Re: Acids

Postby Aleman » Wed Aug 03, 2016 07:50

Handful of uncreated pale malt in some liquor . . . Keep around 30C for 48 hours . . . Homemade lactic acid ;)

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Re: Acids

Postby mark1964 » Wed Aug 03, 2016 08:42

Great Tony what percentage strength would it be. I have citric acid in powder form though

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Re: Acids

Postby mark1964 » Wed Aug 03, 2016 08:43

I have 300 g of acid malt in the mash already

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