Last Activity:09-27-2011 9:46 AM
Posted in thread: Over Concentrated Wine on 09-22-2011 at 06:13 PM
I bought some 100% organic Bing Cherry concentrate at a discount store for 2 bucks. I figured
if it makes crappy wine I'm not out very much. After doing the math, I calculated that it would
take 3 gal...
Posted in thread: Maple Wine on 03-04-2011 at 12:40 AM
300 taps wow that's about 296 more than me, but hopefully i'll have enough to start it this
weekend. thanks for the comments. I found that old thread, good stuff. I'll post my progress.
Posted in thread: Maple Wine on 03-02-2011 at 06:58 PM
I just tapped a couple of sugar maples that I have in the backyard and the sap is flowing. I
plan on turning most of it into syrup, but I want to try a gallon batch of Maple Wine. My plan
is to reduce...
Posted in thread: Fixing a mistake by making sausage? on 01-27-2011 at 10:08 PM
It was a cup of sea salt to about 2 quarts of liquid for about 48 hrs. I rinsed it, but maybe
not good enough. I plan on adding pork to the sausage for fat with the chicken. And the Chickin
Posted in thread: Fixing a mistake by making sausage? on 01-27-2011 at 02:04 PM
So here's what happened, My wife asked me to brine some chicken breasts, she told me the
recipe. I swear she said 1 cup of salt and she swears she said 1/4 cup of salt. Any way I added
a whole cup whi...
Posted in thread: Mixing MEATS (different animals) on 01-19-2011 at 01:53 PM
Bender, I do agree that how cleaning and process your wild game, esp. with in the first half
hour, is the number one key to getting great meat. I appoligize if my post implied that you
can't get great...
Posted in thread: Mixing MEATS (different animals) on 01-06-2011 at 07:40 PM
I've mixed Deer with beef, pork, goat, and lamb all with great success. I also did a deer and
squirrel chilli, it was prety good. Most other wild meats I've only had on their own.When
people talk abou...
Posted in thread: Skeeter Pee - Starting with Dry Yeast on 12-29-2010 at 02:56 PM
I got a quart (only doing a gallon batch) of must/starter bubbling real good let sit overnight
and pitched it before work. hopefully it takes off.Also I picked up a bottle of lime juice to
add when th...
Posted in thread: Skeeter Pee - Starting with Dry Yeast on 12-28-2010 at 02:46 PM
I'm doing a variation of Skeeter pee with Simply Limeade. I found it unsale and I love Limeade
more than Lemonade. I forsee the same problems of starting fermentation, so I'm going to do as
Posted in thread: Banana Wine on 12-09-2010 at 03:34 PM
Has any one ever tried this recipe without using the banana peeling? From what i've read it
takes a while to age, some posts say a few years. I also know that seeds and stems can cause
off tastes in w...