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Neverfail Spirit Wash

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5 years 11 months ago #312 by shedbrewer
Neverfail Spirit Wash was created by shedbrewer
Simple and cost effective wash for spirits without those weird after notes of turbo yeasts.

Plain Sugar - approx. $1 a kilo.
Bakers yeast - Lowans about $4 for 280g canister (enough for 3x 25L washes)
1/2 Lemon - Not compulsory
Homebrand Tomato Paste - approx.$4 for 500g jar. 2 jars will do 5x 25L washes



Throw sugar (5kg's) ,tom paste (200g) and juice of half lemon into about 10L of hot water straight from the tap. Mix around until paste/sugars is dissolved through and top with cold water to 25L. Yeast(90g)should be good to pitch with water temp being 22-32'C. Ferment if possible for 7-10 days 24-30'C though not critical.

The tomato paste acts as the nutrient and it can be argued there's enough acidity in the paste already, hence a squeeze of lemon optional.
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5 years 11 months ago #313 by Gash
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hmm I might try that one!

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5 years 11 months ago #314 by kezzbar_brewery
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Instead of lemon juice you can use citric acid only about 1/2 a teaspoon best part about the tomato paste wash is you dont need to filter your spirit

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5 years 11 months ago #318 by shedbrewer
Replied by shedbrewer on topic Neverfail Spirit Wash
true that kezza, we have an out of control lemon tree so use the lemons as much as poss. Last couple of these washes didn't even bother and still got the job done. Cheers mate.

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5 years 11 months ago #375 by kezzbar_brewery
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The lemon is used to adjust the ph level, when i stated using tpw washes i used citric acid epsom salts now i dont bother with either

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5 years 11 months ago #383 by shedbrewer
Replied by shedbrewer on topic Neverfail Spirit Wash
yeah mate realise, was doing the same. Citric acid then thought I'll just use the lemons for the same result, then realised I get the same result without. Hard to stuff this wash up.

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4 years 3 months ago #1540 by Pointy
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About to try my first tpw want to try "unfiltered" product as ive always filtered :unsure:
Anyway cheers

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4 years 3 months ago #1546 by xenon
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Please excuse my ignorance, but is this for drinking or degreasing an engine block?

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4 years 3 months ago #1547 by Gash
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:blink:

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4 years 2 months ago #1548 by Dullahan Brewing
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It's an eco friendly fuel for an internal combustion engine,mostly use in 2 wheel drive position but use enough of it and four wheel drive is a distinct possibility. :woohoo:

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