Cleaning Your uKeg - GrowlerWerks

Cleaning Your uKeg

After Each Use
Remove cap and rinse with hot water
  • Turn off gas
  • Remove cap and rinse with warm water. (less than 120 degrees F).
Rinse uKeg
  • Rinse uKeg with warm water.
  • Repeat 2-3 times until clean.
Install cap and rinse through with water
  • Install cap.
  • Use remaining nitro gas to flow water through tap.
  • Close tap.
Discharge remaining nitro gas
  • Discharge remaining nitro gas by turning dial and venting.
  • Remove and recycle gas cartridge.
Allow to dry
  • Allow to dry by pouring out remaining water.
  • Store with cap off and tap open in dry place.
For a More Thorough Cleaning
Fill with warm water and cleaning tablet
  • Fill with warm water under 120 degress F and 1 cleaning tablet.
  • Cap and shake well.
  • Baking soda is a suitable substitute.
Install cap and rinse with water
  • Install cap, charge briefly with left-over nitro gas, flow water through tap and close tap.
  • Let sit 10 minutes.
  • Open tap until pressure runs out.
Remove nozzle for cleaning
  • Remove the nozzle for cleaning and drying.
  • Rinse (make sure parts inside nozel remain intact).

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