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Posted in thread: Is my mead clear? (PIC included) on 12-05-2012 at 01:50 PM
My first mead/cyser (in secondary) looks clear, but I wanted to ask the experts. do I know
when it is clear? I don't want to leave it with this much head space any longer than I need.I
want to rack i...
Posted in thread: MY first mead and SNA and Aeration on 11-20-2012 at 01:13 PM
I plan to serve this from a keg, is there any reason to not just rack into a corny keg for bulk
aging one month with the spices prior to serving?
Posted in thread: MY first mead and SNA and Aeration on 11-20-2012 at 01:12 PM
quick update: I am in secondary, and am about to add a pie spiced tea (vanilla bean, cinnamon
sticks, cloves and a whole nutmeg) and add some glass shot glasses in hopes to displace
Posted in thread: MY first mead and SNA and Aeration on 10-13-2012 at 09:36 PM
I am making my first mead-type drink and chose Gordon Strong's Apple Pie Cyser from the BJCP
mead study guide.71b-1122 3 gallons fresh cider 12# of fall harvest honey 2#raw brown sugar my
OG was 1.138...
Posted in thread: Calling Accuflex Bev-Seal Ultra (3/16) experts on 08-08-2012 at 01:01 PM
Thanks for the tips everyone, I have tried so many techniques and have found one that works
very well for meYou will need the following items heat (heat gun) heat proof gloves flared
Posted in thread: Calling Accuflex Bev-Seal Ultra (3/16) experts on 07-23-2012 at 01:07 PM
Yep, me too. I heat/boil the barb and then slide the end of the heated tubing over the hot barb
and push. It's worked pretty darn well for me, but I'm glad I now have fresh 10' lines on all
my taps an...
Posted in thread: Calling Accuflex Bev-Seal Ultra (3/16) experts on 07-23-2012 at 12:34 PM
CWI, I will try your idea about the cold water for setting the line. From the way you described
it sounds like you can "set" it with a bit of a cone shape. This could be helpful, as when my
line was a...
Posted in thread: Calling Accuflex Bev-Seal Ultra (3/16) experts on 07-22-2012 at 09:06 PM
I am trying to squeeze the 3/16" PET lined hose onto a 1/4" hose barb.I have searched and read
the forums and folks say the following use a heat gun on low to soften tube use needle nose
pliers to str...