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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...
Posted in thread: Franklin County Cider Days on 12-05-2016 at 06:15 PM
Best 2 day cider event I know of! Hoping they make it 3 days next year. A few of the local
orchards press special blends for cider makers and sell the juice in bulk at a discount, you
just missed this...
Posted in thread: Ginger Citrus Cider BJCP cat? on 12-05-2016 at 02:31 PM
Make sure you list all your ingredients. This past weekend at the Cider Days competition a lot
of C2E entries got dinged since the cider makers left that area blank on their entries but the
Posted in thread: Apple Identification on 11-26-2016 at 04:29 PM
Send an email to John Bunker from Fedco in Maine.
Posted in thread: Sorbated Cider for backsweetening on 10-24-2016 at 02:50 PM
Yes Bigfly is right, even though there is sorbate in the sweet cider there was only enough
added to hinder its own fermentation in its original volume. As soon as you add it to say, 5
gallons of ferme...
Posted in thread: My cider tastes more like beer! on 07-13-2016 at 05:14 PM
Use a different yeast next time, I suggest a wine yeast like BA11 or R2, but many swear by S4.
or Nottingham. One thing that is a big misunderstanding, there will never be any increase in