Ss Brewing Technologies Giveaway!

Home Brew Forums > Wine, Mead, Cider, Sake & Soda > Mead Forum > clearing up a mead
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 07-17-2010, 12:32 PM   #1
JoshuaWhite5522
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
JoshuaWhite5522's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Puyallup, WA
Posts: 636
Liked 10 Times on 9 Posts
Likes Given: 6

Default clearing up a mead

So I'm planning on doing a couple of melomel here in the near furture, one of which being a strawberry. My buddy did on and it was wonderful. but the only fault in it was the presence of some of the piece of pulp and some little "hair." The mead was racked twice after it sat on the strawberries during secondary, but the fruit pieces still floated about. I was wondering if the addition ofa clarifying agent (irish moss, sparkeliod, ect)to my must would help

__________________

The problem with the world is that everyone is a few drinks behind
- Humphrey Bogart

My Keezer Build

JoshuaWhite5522 is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 07-17-2010, 02:38 PM   #2
v2comp
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Southeast USA
Posts: 258
Liked 5 Times on 5 Posts
Likes Given: 3

Default

just strain it through a super sanitized mesh boiling bag, it should get nearly all of it out., and if you want it all out , buy a buon vino wine filter.

__________________
v2comp is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 07-18-2010, 02:27 PM   #3
krud
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Fort Lewis, WA
Posts: 20
Default

look dude, none of that is going to be half as bad as the shmooze we've been drinking, small chunks of fruit add character!

__________________
krud is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply



Quick Reply
Message:
Options
Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
mead clearing tranceamerica Mead Forum 13 05-02-2013 06:30 AM
Clearing up mead? Big10Seaner Mead Forum 6 06-19-2009 05:00 PM
Mead clearing question Iceman6409 Mead Forum 3 06-03-2008 07:11 PM
Clearing mead mew Mead Forum 5 10-02-2007 12:06 PM
Mead not clearing... any help? Focus Mead Forum 4 05-11-2007 12:00 PM