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Posted in thread: HomeBrewSupply Amcyl Brew Kettle w/ 3-Piece Ball Valve Giveaway! on 07-28-2015 at 01:30 PM
Posted in thread: Cider smells like Cat Pee on 07-02-2015 at 10:42 PM
It sounds like your cider is pretty young. Lock it away and forget about it for a long time,
then try it again. I've used 1118 and found it left cider tasting watery at first but the
Posted in thread: Must I kill it? on 03-09-2015 at 11:31 AM
So, After 2 weeks, my Primary has stopped bubbling and producing CO2 in any manner that I can
see.Started off with OG1.05 and measured 1.00 yesterday which gives me 6.XX% ABV. Perfect for
my first bat...
Posted in thread: To concentrate or not, that is the question on 02-20-2015 at 11:45 PM
I recently thawed some sweet cider that I had frozen right after pressing in fall. I noticed
that a syrup was coming out of the cider and ice was being left behind. I was able to
concentrate my juice ...
Posted in thread: Limited Edition run on 02-03-2015 at 12:39 AM
So you already found a great cider trees thriving in your zone, get a rootstock hardy for your
area and some scions from your favorite apple tree and graft it, you can keep the tree smaller,
Posted in thread: Limited Edition run on 02-02-2015 at 03:15 AM
Do you have a yard where you can plant an apple tree? WVMJIt would be dicey. I could make it
work but then we wouldn't have much of a yard for the kids to play in. I live in a town with
apple trees gr...
Posted in thread: Limited Edition run on 02-01-2015 at 03:34 AM
Why is it that my small experimental batch of cider turned out to be my best ever?! I had 20
gallons of fresh pressed cider fermenting when I decided to try a small batch from a tree I've
Posted in thread: Oxidised cider! on 02-01-2015 at 02:21 AM
My cider has oxidised, as it has a slight vinegary smell.It is still in it's demijohn, hoping
to bottle mid next-week.Is there any way I can reverse the oxidation process?I don't think so.
Maybe some ...
Posted in thread: Should I Bottle Now? on 01-22-2015 at 03:49 PM
I would never bottle a cider until it was clear, and no longer dropping any sediment after at
least 60 days in a new vessel. I hate sludge and crud in my bottles, and I don't like to drink
murky wine ...
Posted in thread: Odd looking sediment on 01-22-2015 at 03:46 PM
If its oxidized which won't happen sitting in a sealed carboy. Not that I think it matters but
he said it was ale yeast, the wine yeast was sprinkled in later. The yeast was also not active.