Does anyone regularly make starters for cider? If so, do you just use apple juice? Or do you use regular malt?
The man who intoxicates himself on bad whisky is sometimes moved to kill his wife and set his house on fire, but the victim of applejack is capable of blowing up a whole town with dynamite and of reciting original poetry to every surviving inhabitant.
"A Wicked Beverage," New York Times, April 10, 1894