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Plastic Wine Fermenter w/ Lid 7.9 Gal Master Vintner

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Plastic Wine Fermenter w/ Lid 7.9 Gal Master Vintner

SKU: MW-7135

The Master Vintner 7.9 Gallon Fermenting Bucket is the perfect primary fermentor for making wine, mead or cider. The additional head space you get from this fermentor makes for healthier yeast, a stronger fermentation, and ultimately a better beverage.

Volume graduation marks are printed on the exterior of the vessel for simplified measuring, and the lid comes with a rubber grommet to help hold your airlock securely in place.

NOTE: This fermenter is particularly important if you're making a Master Vintner wine recipe kit with skins due to the additional space the skins take up.

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Pick up an extra fermenter and efficiently make two or more batches at once. This heavy-duty plastic fermenter is ideal for making wine, mead, or cider.

  • 7.9 Gallon Capacity Master Vintner Fermentor
  • Food Grade Plastic
  • Pre-drilled gasketed lid
  • Rubber grommet installed for easy airlock insertion
  • Exterior marks measure to 5 gallons, with the 6 gallons indicated with interior ridge
Details & Instructions

Additional Information

Height 15.5"
Diameter 14"

4.5 / 5.0
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Works like it should
September 11, 2019
2 months ago
Master 7.9 Gal. Fermenting Bucket
Quality construction works great for 5 & 6 gal batches of wine..
July 17, 2019
3 months ago
OKAY to begin your wine making, but
Not good after that first week.... or I'm doing it wrong. Reason is, that you cannot see the wine as it ferments and clears off. For my money, either the clear Big Bubbler or the glass carboy are totally necessary.
July 14, 2019
4 months ago
Nice size for 5 gallon batches. Gives some extra space
July 13, 2019
4 months ago
I have not used it as yet.
May 13, 2019
6 months ago
Very good
Still brewing in it. So far really nice
May 13, 2019
6 months ago
Wine Fermenter
Worked as advertised.
May 12, 2019
6 months ago
Good bucket
We have a number of these buckets. They are sturdy and dependable.
June 22, 2017
over 4 years ago
Rugged fermenter
This fermenter works great and is well built. No complaints.
May 9, 2017
over 2 years ago
The best fermentor for the price!
I used to use the 6-6.5 gallon ale pails and 5 gallon foodsafe buckets from Menards but they are all gathering dust after I bought my first 7.9 gallon fermentor. I prefer to make 5.5 or 6 gallon batches so that I always have at least 5 gallons to keg after trub and yeast loss but I don't like having to use blow off hoses. These fermentors have enough head-space to accommodate all but my highest gravity brews worry free.
April 14, 2017
over 4 years ago
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Can a blow-off tube be used with this fermentor? If so, will it require additional accessories?
A shopper on Mar 10, 2017
BEST ANSWER: Yes, that will work. When I use a blow-off tube I will simply use a standard airlock without the insert and attach my blow off hose to the stem of the airlock.
How would you apply heat to this fermentor to maintain temperature in cold climates?
A shopper on Jan 11, 2017
BEST ANSWER: Rather than trying to apply heat or cold directly to the plastic I would control the ambient temperature around it. I find that depending on temp needed, I almost always have the right place somewhere in my house. Put glasses of water all over the place and then start taking temps throughout the day. I have a room in my basement that's perfect for lagers 8 months a year, a closet that is low 60's year round and another that's mid 70's as long as the heat is on. I then assume a fermentation free rise of 5-10 degrees and move the fermentor accordingly.
Can the gasket inside the lid be purchased separately?
A shopper on Dec 22, 2016
Is the lid included?
A shopper on Dec 6, 2016
BEST ANSWER: Yes......the lid is included with this particular plastic fermenter. The lid has a drilled hole with rubberized grommet for using with an airlock (an airlock is NOT included).
What size Airlock does this require?
C A on Jun 3, 2016
BEST ANSWER: This would take a standard airlock like the S-bubble or 3-piece.

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