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Posted in thread: Watermelon wine on 07-19-2011 at 06:41 PM
In the time it will take to clarify, the yeast will most likely finish up anyway ....Which will
most effectively raise the SG - corn sugar or cane sugar?
Posted in thread: Questions about cold crashing ... on 01-22-2011 at 03:05 PM
How long does it *typically* take to cold crash a 5 gallon carboy of mead?I ask because I have
5 gallons of chocolate mead and the chocolate powder insists on staying in suspension - making
the mead V...
Posted in thread: Aging ... on 11-08-2010 at 01:46 PM
I was hoping that some old pros could clear something up for me ....I have had some people tell
me (and I found sites that agree with them) that indicate ALOT shorter shelf life for beer and
Posted in thread: saving a botched batch ...... on 09-27-2010 at 08:12 PM
It was a 6 gallon batch .... but the smell and taste is like drinking the molasses straight
Posted in thread: saving a botched batch ...... on 09-27-2010 at 08:06 PM
Are you positive? This stuff tastes like drinking straight molasses. I used 16 oz on a 6 gallon
Posted in thread: saving a botched batch ...... on 09-27-2010 at 07:55 PM
I totally hosed a batch of GF homebrew and was hoping to find a way to save it ...Long story
short ... the batch called for 8 oz of syrup and 8 oz of molasses, I was short the syrup so
used 16 oz of m...
Posted in thread: The Lazy Man's GF Beer on 07-30-2010 at 11:32 PM
My wife found an awesome pizza crust mix made by Really Great Food Company .... half the family
is *not* GF but we *all* enjoy the pizza!
Posted in thread: Need some help with 30 lbs of Rhubarb on 06-01-2010 at 03:44 AM
I just bottled a batch of Rhubarb ....Here is what I used for the batch:14 lbs of chopped
rhubarb13 lbs of sugarI put the rhubarb and the sugar into a covered 5 gallon bucket to break
down for 24 hour...
Posted in thread: Calculating ABV on 05-24-2010 at 08:29 PM
I'll say!! 131 and 129 are *a long way* from 105!!
Posted in thread: Calculating ABV on 05-24-2010 at 07:52 PM
I am having problems calculating my ABV ...I had been using the formula (OG - FG) X 105 = ABV
but my friend (who are more experienced drinkers) all tell me that the ABV is considerably
higher than wha...