Last Activity:04-15-2013 6:18 PM
Posted in thread: Problems with Smell on 03-30-2013 at 12:06 AM
Ok thank you, I'll try sanitizing and cleaning differently next time.
Posted in thread: Problems with Smell on 03-29-2013 at 09:23 PM
I sanitize clean everything with antibacterial soap, pretty thoroughly. Should I let it sit for
like 15 minutes before taking the soap out or something? Maybe use bleach?
Posted in thread: Problems with Smell on 03-28-2013 at 08:35 PM
My last few batches of wine have come out smelling quite rancid and tasting almost as bad. I
clean out all my stuff so I don't know if it's a bug or what. It's definitely VERY alcoholic
but it just is...
Posted in thread: Help With Use of Cran-Raspberry Concentrate In Wine on 02-21-2013 at 09:20 PM
I'm using Lalvin EC-1118 (a fairly fast fermenter) and I used it for both the grape and the
cran-raspberry batches. The grape is foamed up and there's condensation on the inside of the
tub I'm using. ...
Posted in thread: Help With Use of Cran-Raspberry Concentrate In Wine on 02-21-2013 at 12:32 AM
Damn. Well I guess that's what experiments are for. Who knows, maybe it'll come out acceptable.
Thanks for the advice!
Posted in thread: Help With Use of Cran-Raspberry Concentrate In Wine on 02-20-2013 at 10:23 PM
Alright guys, thanks. Is there something I can add to counteract or to break down the benzoate?
Posted in thread: Help With Use of Cran-Raspberry Concentrate In Wine on 02-20-2013 at 02:50 PM
I've made a few batches of wine using Welch's grape juice concentrate and they've all turned
out great. I decided to experiment and use two cans of Cran-Raspberry Concentrate and one can
of Grape juic...