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Posted in thread: Man, I love Apfelwein on 11-30-2013 at 12:26 AM
Let mine sit for 4+ years. Tasted fantastic carbed. Dry enough where it almost was a sour apple
taste to it.I finally tasted mine...it was bad. Oh well, time to make more.
Posted in thread: My Apfelwein story on 11-29-2013 at 06:09 PM
It didn't smell like vinegar but it sure tasted like vinegar. Oh well.
Posted in thread: Man, I love Apfelwein on 11-29-2013 at 02:16 AM
guys, been thinking about this for a minute and i just need a little nudge in either direction
from you all about whether or not to do it.I've got 5 gals that has been aging for 2 years....
yes. two y...
Posted in thread: Funny things you've overheard about beer on 11-29-2013 at 02:01 AM
"Try a Zima, it's good!"
Posted in thread: My Apfelwein story on 11-28-2013 at 03:09 PM
I see snow on the ground. cold crash it there for a couple days (if you haven't already) that
always works for my beer.Too cold to crash it outside. (14F last night).I filtered about 2/3 of
a quart th...
Posted in thread: My Apfelwein story on 11-28-2013 at 12:37 PM
How much vinegar do you smell? Tasting it isnt going to hurt you. With your record of progress
you better get out there quick before it freezes solid and you have to wait till spring to
taste it:) WVM...
Posted in thread: My Apfelwein story on 11-27-2013 at 10:38 PM
Did you taste it?Not yet. I'm trying to figure out how to clarify it. There is a lot of yeast
Posted in thread: My Apfelwein story on 11-27-2013 at 08:23 PM
Enabling necromancer mode.....I haven't touched this apfelwein since I posted this thread!
:cross:For the last two years (3 1/2 years since starting a batch) the five gallon bucket of
apfelwein has be...
Posted in thread: My Apfelwein story on 12-26-2011 at 02:46 AM
Well, I changed my mind. When I opened it up yesterday, it looks like a dirty fish tank. It has
a very strong alcohol odor, but it is slightly "off" in the odor. It almost smells like a
strong port wi...
Posted in thread: My Apfelwein story on 12-24-2011 at 03:14 PM
So...you know that axiom that beer making is a perfect hobby for lazy people? Well, I think I
embody the very meaning of that concept.In the early summer of 2010, I decided to make my first
batch of A...