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Old 11-13-2008, 11:27 PM   #1
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Default Cranberry Wine

Can i make a cranberry wine with 5 gallons of cranberry concentrate (Ocean's Spray) 2lbs of dextrose and montrachet?
would that work?any problems?
I searched the forums and did not find much help and was wondering if anyone had any information! thanks!

It would be good to know a recipe if that doesnt work from someone as well?!

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Old 11-14-2008, 02:33 PM   #2
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I started a batch 2 weeks ago, very active fermentation compared to my Apfelwein. I used 5 Gal. "Western Family" cranberry juice (no preservitives) 2 Lb. corn sugar and Lalvin K1-V1116 yeast. No clue what it tastes like, but it will work. I call mine "Crapfelwein"

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Old 11-14-2008, 04:05 PM   #3
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thanks for the insight, might want to think about your name again there though

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Old 11-14-2008, 04:17 PM   #4
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Sure thing,right after the keg gets tapped...

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Old 11-14-2008, 04:31 PM   #5
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I have five gallons of cranberry juice (ocean spray), and 2 lbs of regular sugar with montrachet yeast and it's still bubbling after more than a month! I'm calling mine CRAN.

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Old 08-06-2010, 10:27 PM   #6
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No more info on how it turned out? I'd like to try this recipe how were the results?

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Old 08-31-2010, 02:06 PM   #7
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I'm curious as to how this came out.

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Old 10-30-2010, 02:32 PM   #8
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update...i moved a lot, never made mine...how did your guys turn out?

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Old 10-30-2010, 07:10 PM   #9
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I started mine 6 weeks ago and it is still bubbling strong.

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Old 11-03-2010, 12:09 AM   #10
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started something similar about 10 days ago..

5 gallons great value cranberry grape juice
7 lbs cane sugar (accidentally added 7lbs - don't ask..)
red star pasteur red
yeast nutrient

bubbling good..going to sample and probably bottle at around 6 weeks

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