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Posted in thread: cider process on 10-18-2013 at 04:18 AM
You should be good. I prefer ale yeast for my cider. Nottingham or moutons yeast.
Posted in thread: How to lower astringency on 10-06-2013 at 05:04 PM
One thing could be the yeast your using. Make sure your not using a dry wine yeast or to much
of it. Other things can be the tannins found in fruit. Peace
Posted in thread: What to do about water? on 10-02-2013 at 10:43 PM
Go for the tap water. If it taste good you should be fine.
Posted in thread: Slow starting Fermentation on 10-02-2013 at 10:41 PM
Check your ending gravity.
Posted in thread: Question about Beer yeast in cider on 09-29-2013 at 09:55 PM
The yeast don't die off. Some do but they quadruple there colony. That's why you can harvest
Posted in thread: Backsweeten with sugar? on 09-29-2013 at 09:51 PM
I sweeten my hard ciders with equal. Yeast won't eat equal. I use one packet for two 12oz
bottles. I think it's perfect. I have done gallons and gallons of hard cider with plenty of
crappy ones so I k...
Posted in thread: first beer on 09-28-2013 at 02:55 PM
Watch out. The old lady will start asking about cost. Lol
Posted in thread: How do you know how fresh LME is? on 09-28-2013 at 02:56 AM
Good question. I think you would see off colors or mold or clumpy.
Posted in thread: Taste of first home brew on 09-28-2013 at 02:55 AM
Probably your hops.
Posted in thread: first beer on 09-28-2013 at 02:53 AM
Looks good man. What didn't you like about the beer?