Originally Posted by KCBigDog
Just tried this for the first time. After 5 months, this tastes like hooch with a yeasty aftertaste. In other words terrible!
You messed something up obviously. I made this twice in past 2 months. One exactly per recipe and second - fortified (16% ABV) version. Both are nice, pleasant and very drinkable after a month only! I can't imagine how good this will be at 6-12 months.