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Posted in thread: montrachet yeast in the Apfelwein on 01-07-2010 at 03:11 AM
I was thinking about doing my third batch of Apfelwein (first Edwort's) in my basement, but
living in a house built in the twenties with an underground basement in the DC area (during
winter, no less)...
Posted in thread: Fermenting Cider w/ Turbo yeast? on 01-02-2010 at 11:18 PM
I once did a five-gallon batch of apple juice with five pounds of sugar and Lalvin-1118 Yeast,
myself (that yeast is used for high content wines, by the way). Being my first brew and just
wanting to s...
Posted in thread: Carbonating a Heineken Mini-Keg on 09-25-2009 at 02:19 AM
Is it possible to buy those mini-kegs from the store and somehow hook up a small CO2 line to
them to carbonate?I know, silly... my buddy wants to know. I'm just going to buy a 5-gallon
keg, CO2 tank, ...
Posted in thread: Coopers carbonation drops pic review on 07-27-2009 at 01:57 AM
I used to be kinda active on the forums a while back when making my wine, but had to take a
break (work got the best of me for the longest time), and now I'm back to try my hand at making
beer.So, on ...
Posted in thread: First Apfelwein Brew; Bubbling Away on 04-25-2008 at 03:14 AM
Just started my second brew in a spare Deer Park bottle, as I sip on a glass of my finished
first. I'll be starting another five gallons in a few days in my original carboy, then have ten
around the c...
Posted in thread: How many gallons of EdWort's Apfelwein have been made? on 04-25-2008 at 03:08 AM
Just started another 5 gallons...5774I'll add more in less than a week :D
Posted in thread: Is this bad (or is this brett) on 04-21-2008 at 05:48 PM
Nope, nope nope. Nothing can grow in there that's going to make you sick.You mean, besides
Posted in thread: Is this bad (or is this brett) on 04-21-2008 at 06:13 AM
Yeah, but you've gotta get it away from that head asap.
Posted in thread: Hi Everyone on 04-19-2008 at 09:16 PM
Welcome to the club, man!Where're you from?
Posted in thread: Is this bad (or is this brett) on 04-19-2008 at 09:14 PM
IMHO, the best that can happen is you get drunk off a sour/smelly drink. The worst is that you
get some bacterial disease in your stomach or intestines.To me... that says: "Spend another $20
on some m...