Last Activity:03-17-2011 6:17 AM
Posted in thread: I want to make wine from Mountain Dew Throwback on 03-10-2011 at 11:24 AM
I've never seen mold grow in soda bottles in the trash or otherwise, only juice and what not.I
think you'd be better off adding vodka to dew.
Posted in thread: Yeasts eat bacteria? Myth? on 03-10-2011 at 10:46 AM
Perhaps they were implying that yeast could eat the dead micro-organisms if they were
sufficiently broken down which could happen if they were not suited to the enviornment of beer.
Still a bit of a s...
Posted in thread: Has Anyone Tried Rogue Dead Guy Whiskey? on 05-17-2009 at 09:21 AM
Aged one month and 40$ a bottle? Rouge must be gouging off their good name. There is no reason
to have such a high cost on a product that requires so little cost in the way of storage and
Posted in thread: Don't tease me on 05-17-2009 at 08:40 AM
The lack of yeast nutrients means strained yeast and more off flavors.I think your ABV is going
to be just over 7%. I would let it age in as secondary for a few weeks, backsweeten with
splenda and pri...
Posted in thread: Black mead on 05-17-2009 at 06:50 AM
If it's good to drink.... maybee you should save the strain. Black wine is quite a novelty. I
would offer to isolate the strain, but alas, I do not currently have access to a bio lab.
Posted in thread: Cider Sweetness on 06-08-2008 at 03:09 AM
So how do you make sure the cider is sweet? Not fermenting all of the sugar and still being
able to prime?
Posted in thread: newbies cider attempt on 06-08-2008 at 02:06 AM
Confectioner's sugar has corn starch in it. I have no idea what it will do, it might make it
cloudy, or it might make it full bodied, you may want to go with regular sugar, brown sugar, or