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Posted in thread: Welch's Concord Grape Juice Wine on 08-08-2015 at 02:07 PM
I checked the gravity and it is at .992 so I didn't add any juice to it. I pulled out more and
had some more people do a taste test. I was offered money for a few bottles already 👍
Posted in thread: How does my cider recipe sound? on 08-07-2015 at 02:59 PM
The FAJC does have a good amount of sugar in it. I'm sure somewhere in this board, someone has
a calculation to determine how much of a boost your ABV gets per 12 oz. can of FAJC. Invest in
Posted in thread: Welch's Concord Grape Juice Wine on 08-06-2015 at 10:20 PM
Here it is. It's a nice plum color. It's sweeter than my final ABV would suggest. I may have
topped up at some point with more juice and forgot to write it down. I suppose I could've taken
a gravity r...
Posted in thread: Anyone elses Centennials already need to be harvested? on 08-06-2015 at 10:14 PM
The hops or the Japanese beetles?Or is it beatles? it be all 3?
Posted in thread: How does my cider recipe sound? on 08-06-2015 at 04:10 PM
1 - The Cote de Blanc yeast makes a good cider, but so do many others. Experiment with others
after you use the Cote de Blanc to get a feel for what you like. Some of them (can't think of
which off th...
Posted in thread: Anyone elses Centennials already need to be harvested? on 08-06-2015 at 03:28 PM
Mine started to be ready to pick well over a month ago (I'm in Tennessee) but the Japanese
beetles go to my plants while I was out of town before I could pick any. They did a number on
my hops plants....
Posted in thread: Welch's Concord Grape Juice Wine on 08-05-2015 at 11:04 AM
I guess I was a few months off on when I started this wine. I started it in February. OG -
1.074Temp - 68 FIn April, these were the numbers:FG - .992Temp - 68 FABV - 10.74%So it's been
sitting around ...
Posted in thread: Welch's Concord Grape Juice Wine on 08-04-2015 at 07:16 PM
I've made a few 1-gallon test batches with nothing but good results. It was when I used cheaper
juices (like Juicy Juice or generic, store-grand juices) is where it tasted 'thin', bland, or
Posted in thread: Welch's Concord Grape Juice Wine on 08-04-2015 at 03:03 PM
So shortly after I finished off drinking my 1 gallon sample batch, I started a 6 gallon batch
of Concord Grape/Blackberry wine (somewhere in the middle of December; I'm not at home to check
Posted in thread: What's the worst craft brew (commercial) you've had? on 08-04-2015 at 12:42 PM
Pepper beers seem best for cooking and not drinking. I was at Bell's Eccentric Cafe 2 weeks ago
and they had a habeņero infused Oberon, but I was to preoccupied drinking Kalamazoo IPA and