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Posted in thread: Wine corking question. on 04-05-2011 at 06:41 AM
My LHBS told me that their corks are all coated with an antimicrobial film, which would wash
off if I tried soaking or boiling them. I'd believe it's safe to assume that yours are similar,
because of ...
Posted in thread: Wine corking question. on 04-04-2011 at 04:50 PM
This is the first time trying to cork.I bought a corker and some corks, and then I started to
think about sanitation. How do I prepare the corks?I goggled the subject but all I could find
is, steam th...
Posted in thread: Plastic mash turn? on 03-11-2011 at 06:15 AM
Thanks for all your help. I will give it a try and see hot it works.Hybrid3y3, that is a fine
looking mash turn you got there.Theredben, the funny thing is,whenever I go to Dan's Dan
himself is never ...
Posted in thread: Plastic mash turn? on 03-10-2011 at 08:39 AM
Hi,I'm am interested to try my first all grain batch. My LHBS has a plastic mash turn that
basically consist of a fermentation bucket, false bottom,and the drain fitting, for only $24,-.
I can't imagi...
Posted in thread: Lavalin D47 for Apfelwein questioon. on 02-13-2011 at 03:22 AM
Hi,After dumping my first batch because the nasty taste it developed, I am giving an other try
on making Apfelwein.I went to my LHBS today and the only white wine yeast they had was Lvalin
D47.I also ...
Posted in thread: There goes my Apfelwein down the drain. on 02-05-2011 at 02:43 AM
By last year I mean 2010I rehydrated the yeast and it looked and smelled ok.I don't know what
went wrong but I will try again.
Posted in thread: There goes my Apfelwein down the drain. on 02-04-2011 at 06:26 AM
I made a batch of Apfelwein on Dec 07 last year. I used cider and Nottingham
yeast.Unfortunately the wine never cleared and it is still almost as murky as it was on day 1.I
racked it two weeks ago and...
Posted in thread: I Need advice regarding Edworts Apfelwein on 01-17-2011 at 07:52 AM
Thank you for the reply Rossnaree.I put the Hydro sample in the fridge to see if cold crushing
would help, but as of now it is just as cloudy as it was.Hence another question;If I use
bentonite do I h...