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Old 04-19-2012, 01:20 PM   #1
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I amaking a hard lemonade for thea misses and would of appreciate some feedback. What kind of lemonade works best for this? How long do I need to ferment?


Enough lemonade for 5a gallons
2 lbs sugar
1 lbs extra light dme
1 bottle watermelon flavoring
5 tablespoons yeast nutrient
1 package champagne yeast

Thanks for the input.

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Also do I need to prime it when bottling?

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Old 08-31-2012, 04:32 AM   #3
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So I successfully made Mad Dog. The wife loves it she adds a little sugar and blends it. I was expecting a little more. Next batch I'm using a little more extra light dme and probably using safale-05. Any guidance would be greatly appreciated.

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