Last Activity:11-21-2008 8:17 AM
Posted in thread: Bottling Time!!! Couple Questions :-( on 11-03-2008 at 01:59 AM
Well I just finished bottling...48 beer bottles later and I am done! I tasted it and BOY IS IT
GOOD!!! As soon as it hits your tongue it tastes like Apple Pie (exactly what I was going for)
then as yo...
Posted in thread: Bottling Time!!! Couple Questions :-( on 11-02-2008 at 05:43 AM
An exact date? I don't have one...a fairly accurate time frame...well over a month. It's going
on 2 months now. There hasnt been any airlock activity now for over 2 weeks but I continued to
let it sit...
Posted in thread: Bottling Time!!! Couple Questions :-( on 11-02-2008 at 02:46 AM
So my apple pie spiced cider has finally cleared and it's time to bottle! The FG is at.996 !!!
When I first started I went to my HBS and he gave me a million little baggies of various things
I would n...
Posted in thread: Is cider light sensitive? on 10-24-2008 at 11:19 PM
I was just wondering...what does light-stuck cider look like. I am beginning to think that my
cider has been struck. I used clear cider and it is cloudy orange...makes me think maybe it's
struck and I...
Posted in thread: Newbie cider question on 10-23-2008 at 06:14 PM
Mine typically takes from about 36 hours to 48. I never use a starter.
Posted in thread: Apfelwein doesn't require a boil? on 10-21-2008 at 04:39 AM
Yea I used Cote and barely had any. Like I said, MAYBE 1/2" or so.
Posted in thread: Apfelwein doesn't require a boil? on 10-21-2008 at 01:56 AM
As for juice vs cider, if you use cider, you will get krasuen, so if you fill it to the top
(like I did) use a blow off tube (which I didn't) or learn to enjoy cleaning up rhino poo for a
Posted in thread: New Recipe Inputs on 10-20-2008 at 10:52 AM
I used Cote des Blancs on my spiced Cider and I like the way it is tasting right now (in it's
clearing phase) so I am thinking of just using that again. i only have Cote and Montrachet in
my fridge. I...
Posted in thread: First Label Made on 10-20-2008 at 07:34 AM
I like the label. Nice colors and layout. One suggestion would be to stretch it width-wise just
to keep the text away from the edges of the label and maybe scoot the text a bit away from the
Posted in thread: Label for Guinness Bottles on 10-20-2008 at 07:31 AM
I really like it. In the words of the mrs.' "it's cute"