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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 11-07-2005, 04:25 PM Thread Starter
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lost recipe for DYI co2 mix ?

i have lost my recipe for the mix for co2 i know the amount of sugar that i have to use is 1 1/4 cups but can't remenber the yeast amount . I'm thanking it was like 2 teaspoons but not sure need help
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I'm sure there's 10,000 different recipes. Maybe mine sounds familliar - it's fairly basic:

funnelling 1.5L of warm water, 2.5 cup sugar, 1 tsp yeast. Add pinch of baking soda to buffer the pH and keep the reaction rate more steady.
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2 cups sugar
1/8 tsp Champagne yeast
1/4 tsp baking soda

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