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Posted in thread: Any idea how man g/l of LD Carlson acid blend it takes to lower pH .1? on 11-11-2014 at 03:41 AM
If you can test your TA then this calculator should help...going just by PH isn't going to be
Posted in thread: A better way to back sweeten on 10-22-2014 at 01:19 AM
If you are wanting to natural carb in the bottle then yes, you don't add any chemicals..
Posted in thread: Airlock, used banana liquer, mistake?? on 10-17-2014 at 02:07 AM
I just use tap water and alittle bit of k meta....
Posted in thread: Initial fermentation vessels on 09-25-2014 at 04:54 AM
good deal....I am very interested in wild yeast fermentation....My main interest is in initial
wild yeast fermentation with the addition of cultured yeast after fermentation begins...so glad
you are e...
Posted in thread: Homemade press ideas? on 09-25-2014 at 03:41 AM
I have a breville juicer that I do apple wine with. The first time I did it, I didn't use the
pulp during fermentation but if I had to do it again I would probably sink the pulp in the
Posted in thread: adding to wine must to make port on 09-24-2014 at 01:46 AM
This is not how you make a port wine...you make a port wine by adding brandy or some other
distilled spirit to the the wine before it is done fermenting...the liquor kills the yeast and
you are left w...
Posted in thread: So I made rocket fuel and now people want to try it... on 09-24-2014 at 01:40 AM
you can do it to a certain extent but if you drink too much trust me you will have heartburn
Posted in thread: Initial fermentation vessels on 09-24-2014 at 01:38 AM
did you have a good yeast population on the grape clusters?
Posted in thread: Potassium Sorbate: Yay or Nay?? on 09-23-2014 at 11:58 PM
potassium sorbate should not be used for dry wines...only potassium metabisulfite should be
used. For sweet wines most home winemakers use potassium sorbate and potassium metabisulfite at
the same tim...
Posted in thread: So I made rocket fuel and now people want to try it... on 09-22-2014 at 02:25 AM
Depending on the ABV of the wine, if it's "rocket fuel", it won't be better in a month or two-
more like 9-12 months.if you want to sample, then go ahead and bottle the rest. You don't want