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Pre-mixing Brewing Salts

 
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alphakry




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PostLink    Posted: Sat Jul 09, 2022 9:12 pm    Post subject: Pre-mixing Brewing Salts Reply with quote


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I did some searching and didn't see this previously discussed in depth - but is there any harm in pre-mixing salts?

I currently keep them in separate jars and measure each on brew day - but in an attempt at improving the day's efficiency, I was thinking I could pre-measure for each profile/addition and already have them mixed and ready to be used in the mash/boil on brew day.

Would this cause interactions, reduce shelf life or effectiveness? What about diluting them in a couple ounces of water to have a concentrate on hand and ready?

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PostLink    Posted: Sun Jul 10, 2022 12:24 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Interesting question. I don't think there would be any interactions, but I'm not sure I'd mix them with water ahead of time as some do react with water.

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