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Posted in thread: First attempt with wine is moldy on 02-24-2012 at 09:26 PM
Hansonian, keep us updated if you were able to salvage this batch. Don't give up, this is a
learning process. I learn something new with each batch!
Posted in thread: Skeeter Pee Question on 02-20-2012 at 09:53 PM
Using a 1 gallon of wine after 3 days is fine. I've done it before. Its just like making a
starter, but with flavor. You didn't mention if you backsweetened before bottling or not. If
you did, how muc...
Posted in thread: When is my wine ok to drink? on 01-30-2012 at 03:15 PM
I taste at racking and bottling! I try it as soon as I want to. That having been said, the best
bottle is always the last one. So, make sure you start another batch right away. This will give
Posted in thread: Man, I love Apfelwein on 01-23-2012 at 06:41 PM
Just opened a bottle I made thats 11 months old. I love this stuff after 6 months but this
bottle was almost a year old. So much better! Good thing I have gallons of it! Time to tell the
wife to stop ...
Posted in thread: Welch's Grape Juice Wine on 01-12-2012 at 09:44 PM
Yooper, I have made several gallons of this and it works out great as a Sangria base! Need to
start a 5 gallon batch now.
Posted in thread: Milky haze in the carboy? on 01-12-2012 at 07:21 PM
I really want to do a cranberry ale! I am posting so I can stay tuned in on your results. Keep
us posted please. BTW I like your beer fridge.
Posted in thread: Hoppy New Year ... first batch in! on 01-12-2012 at 06:10 PM
Welcome to the club...hobby...sickness...obsession.. or whatever you want to call it. You made
beer! Keep on keepin' on!
Posted in thread: Man, I love Apfelwein on 01-11-2012 at 08:51 PM
I don't think anyone has answered this yet.... Does Apfelwein need to be stabilized like with
wine kits?I do not stabilize mine. I end up carbonating half of the batch and bottle some
still. I have at...
Posted in thread: Official first brew; Mr Beer West Coast Pale Ale on 01-09-2012 at 07:39 PM
This was my first brew too! Congratulations you made beer. Might not be your best, might not be
your worst, but you made it. I usually give my beer 3 to 4 weeks before bottling. No need to
Posted in thread: Super confused!!!!!! on 12-30-2011 at 09:17 PM
I always have a batch or 2 of apfelwein or skeeter pee in my glass carboys. If anybody doesn't
know what to do with theirs they could always send them to me! I'm sure I can put them to use!