Last Activity:03-13-2014 12:13 PM
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Posted in thread: Newbie question, Weird floaters in my Mead on 03-08-2014 at 11:14 PM
Can't tell anything from your pictures but wine yeast is like $1 a packet, you can go to your
local homebrew store and get a packet and pitch it and you'll probably be fine.
Posted in thread: slow blueberry ferment on 02-12-2014 at 06:24 AM
I had a straight blueberry wine stop around 1040. I tried several times to restart it to no
avail, but eventually I figured out a trick. I fermented dry a basic mead and combined it with
Posted in thread: Smooth(est) Melomel! on 02-07-2014 at 01:48 AM
So, as most frozen fruit, once defrosted, seems to lose its appearance, because of the ice
crystals having broken down the cell walls etc..........whats the point in mashing the fruit
?When all that d...
Posted in thread: Smooth(est) Melomel! on 02-05-2014 at 04:06 PM
Frozen fruits and vegetables are quite often picked at the peak of maturity and frozen
immediately vs fresh fruit/vegetables which are picked just prior to maturity and mature while
in transit to the ...
Posted in thread: Smooth(est) Melomel! on 02-05-2014 at 03:24 PM
A berry blend is hard to go wrong with. I don't have any experience pomegranate, but I did a
mixed-berry melomel that was impossible to put down in my opinion. I used mixed frozen berries
in the prima...
Posted in thread: Consistent problems with wine on 02-04-2014 at 06:47 PM
What yeast strain are you using and what fermentation temp? I'm guessing it's too hot.
Posted in thread: SG vs. Brix on 01-20-2014 at 05:24 PM
I've noticed a lot of wineries and breweries using brix, rather than SG, on their bottles and
websites. Is there an advantage to one or the other? Or is it just a matter of personal
preference? Is the...
Posted in thread: Really Really Traditional Mead on 01-18-2014 at 04:19 PM
[QUOTE=damdaman;4836671]Yes. And me and my girlfriend are drinking it waaaay too quickly, it's
very tasty.[/QUOTHas any of this cleared, or are you drinking it the ancient way?Yeah it clears
in the bo...
Posted in thread: Wine rack. on 01-15-2014 at 07:07 PM
I bought this rack and it's great and cheap.
Posted in thread: Degassing on 01-15-2014 at 07:06 PM