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Posted in thread: Chicago Cider Summit on 02-11-2017 at 07:26 PM
Amazing selection of cideries pouring today at the Navy Pier come check it out. @cidersummitCHi
Posted in thread: My first Apfelwein (Cider) on 02-02-2017 at 05:13 AM
Hankhill, great question. If you look up AppleWine the BJCP defines it as such: C2C.
ApplewineThe term for this category is traditional but possibly misleading: it is simply a
cider with substantial a...
Posted in thread: First Apfelwein, something growing on my batch on 01-28-2017 at 07:08 AM
First off if you have had Apfelwein in Germany absolutely nothing that you read on this forum
is going to be helpful until you realize that Apfelwein is just the German word for craft
cider. Every las...
Posted in thread: Help me decide which hops to use do dry hop my cider on 01-27-2017 at 05:24 AM
Just a perspective. It's nice to have the hops compliment the apple not overwhelm it. I
recently used 14 grams of Citra (whole flowers) in a 5 gallon batch - 2 days- which gave a
Posted in thread: Kegging Cider on 01-27-2017 at 05:19 AM
You have stumbled upon a great trick [emoji6][emoji519]
Posted in thread: Show us your cider in a photo!!! on 01-05-2017 at 07:43 PM
I'd sure like to get some, would make me a lot less nervous that a mouse farting in my cellar
would break some of mine 383264
Posted in thread: Show us your cider in a photo!!! on 01-05-2017 at 07:34 PM
Hi Scrumpy. Where did you get those extra tall milk crates with the corner sections to cradle
Posted in thread: Turn up the Heat? on 12-31-2016 at 12:04 AM
Vodka tincture would be my choice since it's easier to fine tune the dose. Jeff Carlson, who
has won more cider awards than God, made an amazing cider with Jalapeņo that I got to taste a
few weeks ago...
Posted in thread: "Naked" brand pacific northwest apple cold pressed juice. on 12-19-2016 at 03:29 PM
I live in Alaska and we dont have asccess to much fresh juice, and when we do its expenisve. I
have been making ciders based on one of the popular recipes here and using the costco brand
Posted in thread: Has anyone opened a cidery recently and wish to share advice? on 12-19-2016 at 01:42 PM
Hi all,I'm in the process of starting my my own cidery, and wanted to reach out and ask if
anyone thay has recently gone through had and advice or suggestion's for someone just starting
the process. T...