So...how do you steep your miXes...???

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So...how do you steep your miXes...?

Poll closed 28/9/18.
  1. I don't - shake 'n vape!!!

    18.9%
  2. Keep in dark cupboard and shake daily

    54.1%
  3. Dark cupboard, shake daily with a few minutes streathing

    2.7%
  4. Run under warm water, dark cupboard and shake daily

    5.4%
  5. Magnetic stirrer & dark cupboard

    16.2%
  6. Ultrasonic cleaner treatment & dark cupboard

    2.7%
  7. Use frother/blender to mix & shake & toss in dark cupboard

    8.1%
  8. Use another mechanical 'Macguyver' to shake/mix & dark cupboard toe...

    2.7%
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  1. herb1

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    So, I usually give it an almighty shake after mixing,

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    Pop it in ye dark cupboard,

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    and forget about it until it's salty-craxxx time:rofl:

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    Let's hear what the other mixers do!

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    I generally wanna aim at the quickest steep method (yes, i know time is the winner here) without deteriorating the flavour or nic strength:nerd::nerd::nerd:

    Get voting please!

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    I can't vote because all I do is shake the smaller bottles profusely, and then leave it in a dark cupboard untouched until the steep time has elapsed.
    For bigger quantities I let my magnetic mixer do its thing for 3 hours, then it gets bottled and left in a dark cupboard for a few weeks.

    So really not sure what option I should choose.

    EDIT: Chose the magnetic stirrer option
     
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    None of the poll choices. Shake after mixing, leave it in the cupboard and do nothing thereafter. Decant and vape after a few weeks. Or a few months.
     
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    None here as well, I mix in glass jars, give it a whirl with a milk frother, shake and leave in my steep drawer until ready.
     
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    There is no way I am shaking 40+ bottles every day. Mix, shake, cupboard untill I remember about it.
     
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    Good Old Father Time...
     
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    We usually tie the bottle to a jigsaw blade, let the jigsaw run slowly and pack it away.
     
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    Same here mix with jigsaw for about 20sec then put away and vape it normally only after a minimum steep of 4 weeks.
     
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    Mix, shake, cupboard. Enjoy after about a month in most cases.:cool:
     
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    Easy, I buy my mixes pre-steeped from vendors. :p

    This is the one thing I hated when I did DIY... Just mixed this awesome juice but now I need to wait a month to properly taste it.

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    Mix, shake and put away in a dark cupboard until its ready to vape - no daily shaking or breathing or anything like that.... just good old time.
     
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    I am with the majority above. Mix, shake, dark cupboard, wait, vape.
     
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    Thanks guys - updated poll
     
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    I shake it vigorously and if it is not a menthol juice I keep it in a warm water bath for 30 minutes.
     
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    Run on stirrer for 3 days straight and then into the cupboard for two weeks. Air and slowly tilt back and forth about 40 times after a week. No other way for me.......and it works very well.
     
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    Yup. Color starts changing after first day and after that it just gets better and better. After the two weeks in the cupboard it's just........mmmmmmmmm.........sooooo yummy!! :)
     
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    You quoted a post from a different thread
     
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    SmokeyJoe Thats a horrible idea. What time?

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    I rely on the old trusted method. In a dark cupboard for a minimum 2 weeks
     
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    Still "None of the above". :D
     
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    Yup. So I did. Fixed it. Thanks for pointing out. :)
     
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    mix it using a DIY magnetic stirrer, then it goes in the cupboard for the suggested time.
     
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    Suggested steep time for all my juices are 5 minutes :D
     
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    What method would you guys recommend for mixing effectively?
     
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    Scale.:cool:
     
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