Last Activity:10-25-2013 3:47 PM
Posted in thread: RE: Bottle conditioning cider? on 10-10-2013 at 07:56 PM
1 or 2 raisins (soaked in rum, vodka, gin, or whatever) in each bottle.My favorite is dark
rum.So... does this mean I can add 2 raisins soaked in dark rum to each bottle and it adds
carbonation to the...
Posted in thread: Fermentation help! on 09-25-2013 at 04:50 PM
Did you aerate it or add nutrients or energizers?I put it in warm water and added a wyeast
nutrient. Its BUBBLING NOW! I was sweating this one! Thanks guys!
Posted in thread: Fermentation help! on 09-25-2013 at 05:27 AM
Thanks Yooper and stpug! I was worring since my first run there was activity almost
instantly.It says no preservatives, ingredients are.....Juice from ripe, whole, organic apples;
ascorbic acid (to ma...
Posted in thread: Fermentation help! on 09-25-2013 at 12:36 AM
I added my yeast 24 hrs ago and I still have no activity. Im using US-05Do I wait? Do I add
more? It has no bubbles and no foam. Its completely clean on top. Looks like orange water.I
posted pictures ...
Posted in thread: My Myriad After (and During) My First on 09-24-2013 at 03:46 PM
Hate to just jump on here and ask 50 questions. Im worried and confused... Hahaha like a lot of
first timers ;)First question. I started a cider 2 weeks ago. A local cidery had an intro to
Posted in thread: Complete Newbie Question on 08-30-2013 at 02:29 PM
Ahh since you brought up temperature.... Thats one of my biggest concerns. I live in a split
level house so my bottom floor is 1/4 under ground. Its not really cool but its the coolest
place in the ho...
Posted in thread: Complete Newbie Question on 08-28-2013 at 04:08 PM
Thanks EuDvine and Unferth!Barf juice!!! Hahaha... hmm well that will suck. Kinda assumed it
would turn out great if following the correct path. So Im going to screw something up then?
What would be t...
Posted in thread: Complete Newbie Question on 08-27-2013 at 08:50 PM
Hi Guys my first post.. be gentle on me please.Quick background. I grew up pressing apples on
our farm in the fall. We had an old tractor that had a canvas belt running the wooded press. I