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Posted in thread: Darkness and Wine-making on 12-21-2012 at 08:22 AM
Yeah, I never put the apple wine outside until the end of fermentation a couple days. Before
that it was inside, so it was a controlled temperature, with sunlight on it part of the day.
Now that I kno...
Posted in thread: Darkness and Wine-making on 12-20-2012 at 03:47 AM
The only benefit I see from the sunlight is to kick up the temperature. Don't forget, with any
red wine, the sun will bleach out the color.I was actually asking because I think you are
supposed to kee...
Posted in thread: Darkness and Wine-making on 12-19-2012 at 08:27 AM
Is it true that you need to learn how to make wine in order to properly hail the dark lord?Nah,
just kidding...I'm starting this thread to discuss the role of light in wine-making. I tried
Posted in thread: Simple Cherry Wine making questions on 12-18-2012 at 11:53 PM
Well I'll take your word for it. Thanks!
Posted in thread: Simple Cherry Wine making questions on 12-18-2012 at 11:41 PM
Cool, I'll check them out. Banana wine sounds interesting INDEED! I'll serve that with banana
splits! :mug:The issue that I keep seeing with the table sugar is that the yeast make an enzyme
in order t...
Posted in thread: Simple Cherry Wine making questions on 12-18-2012 at 11:04 PM
Nice, thanks for the replies!One thing I was worried about was that the fresh fruit might
introduce some wild yeasts so good call on the campden tablets. I didn't even know those
existed before just n...
Posted in thread: Simple Cherry Wine making questions on 12-18-2012 at 05:11 AM
So I started up a simple wine tonight just made up of oceanspray cherry juice and a little
blueberry pomegranate juice. I have a few questions about sugar and yeast if anybody can shed a