Last Activity:11-04-2009 1:03 AM
Posted in thread: manual corking of apfelwein on 07-06-2009 at 10:35 PM
hey guys,i have a bunch of empty wine bottles and i want to bottle my non carbonated apfelwein
in these. i dont have a bottle corker so could i just jam a cork into the bottle and call it
Posted in thread: bottling in clear bottles on 07-01-2009 at 03:02 AM
what are your thoughts on bottling ed worts apfelwein in clear bottles? bad idea or will it not
affect the outcome?thanksbburg
Posted in thread: raspberry honey mead on 06-30-2009 at 03:16 AM
sweet i think ill go with two pounds but i might add one pound initially and then rerack onto
the vanilla and the other pound of raspberry. oh and i meant i will get some fresh raspberries
and freeze ...
Posted in thread: raspberry honey mead on 06-29-2009 at 11:06 PM
Raspberry Meadone gallon batch3 lbs raspberry honey1.5 lbs frozen raspberriesvanilla beanwyeast
mead sweet or red star champagne or lalvin d-47what do you guys think about those
quantities?also if you...
Posted in thread: Carboy Handle doesnt fit new Carboy on 06-28-2009 at 08:24 PM
that makes a lot of sense that carrying a carboy with 5 gallons of wort would create a lot of
stress on the neck..ill definitely play it safe and see what else my lhbs has to offer..thanks
for the adv...
Posted in thread: Carboy Handle doesnt fit new Carboy on 06-28-2009 at 02:59 AM
I just got a 5 gallon glass carboy from the thrift store for free! i immediately went to my
lhbs to get a carboy handle..to sadly find out it doesnt fit..any ideas on why this is or what
i could do to...
Posted in thread: Hey HBT! Secondary Fermentation Question on 06-25-2009 at 04:27 AM
well the thought of the yeast being dead wasnt based on much since i havent seen "alive" yeast
but i checked the fermentor today and there was a bunch of foam on the top but nothing was
coming out of ...
Posted in thread: Hey HBT! Secondary Fermentation Question on 06-24-2009 at 05:26 AM
Man you guys are awesome! Thanks for all the advice and i think i will skip to secondary
fermentation for now at least.I just boiled my first wort today and it turned out very well but
im afraid my ye...
Posted in thread: Hey HBT! Secondary Fermentation Question on 06-23-2009 at 04:51 AM
Hey guys im fresh to the brewing scene and have a couple questions for you all.Im wondering if
secondary fermentation is something i definitely want to look into for my second batch or not?
If so, wou...