Last Activity:03-05-2013 8:44 AM
Posted in thread: First Batch on 02-27-2013 at 03:00 AM
Day 15: Racking to secondary.Bottle 1 was racked into another gallon jug. Hydrometer reading
was 1.00. Taste test: bone dry- no alcohol burn. Added 3/8 cup of my homemade raspberry sauce
and returned ...
Posted in thread: First Batch on 02-21-2013 at 05:46 PM
[QUOTE="Brewnube"]10 days into Primary.Still seeing some co2 bubbles rising. Bottle 1 appears
to be somewhat lighter in color and more solids appear to have settled.Should I wait until I
see no activi...
Posted in thread: First Batch on 02-21-2013 at 05:43 PM
10 days into Primary.Still seeing some co2 bubbles rising. Bottle 1 appears to be somewhat
lighter in color and more solids appea
Posted in thread: First Batch on 02-19-2013 at 05:45 AM
7 days and 12 hours into Primary:CO2 bubbles still rising to the top. Airlock activity has
slowed considerably. Nice Trub layer on the bottom. Will watch it for a couple of days and then
take a readin...
Posted in thread: First Batch on 02-16-2013 at 05:35 AM
84 hours into first batch.Consistent airlock activity of both jugs. No foaminess. Lots of tiny
bubbles rising to the top. I can even hear the activity going on in the bottle.
Posted in thread: First Batch on 02-14-2013 at 06:01 AM
Thanks, I'll keep you up to date.
Posted in thread: First Batch on 02-13-2013 at 07:23 PM
Into day 2 of primary fermentation. Started 2 one gallon jugs from Whole Foods.Bottle 1 - I
added 6 fluid oz of honey - 1/2 pack of Red Star Champagne yeast. Noticed Airlock activity
within a few hour...
Posted in thread: Caramel Apple Hard Cider on 02-13-2013 at 10:28 AM
I was reading some of the earlier posts regarding the difficulties of carmelizing the sugars
then adding it to your juice.Has anyone thought of adding some Karo syrup to the mixture after
taking the s...
Posted in thread: First Timer on 02-05-2013 at 04:51 AM
Hi guys,I am very new to this . I'm starting small with 2 gal of Whole Foods organic cider (in
glass jugs).What I want to do is make a semi-dry hard cider,maybe about 4-5% alcohol. Something