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  • Posted in thread: Most often broken piece of brewing equipment on 06-18-2009 at 04:43 PM
    The only piece of equipment I've broken so far (~10 full size batches) is an auto siphon.

  • Posted in thread: Wine Rack on 05-22-2009 at 04:47 PM
    I just made one myself. I used THIS LINK as a basis for what I did. I didn't use dowels for the
    middle pieces, I just slotted out two middle boards, and interference fit them into the box
    (read: hamme...

  • Posted in thread: Buckwheat Honey questions on 05-18-2009 at 11:59 PM
    LINK HERESo that simple buckwheat recipe was what I saw and it made me want to make a buckwheat
    mead (more so that I could have something to long term age along with everything else that I've
    been mak...

  • Posted in thread: Buckwheat Honey questions on 05-18-2009 at 04:44 PM
    SS-Barnyard does describe it pretty much spot on. Since you say a little goes a long way, is
    the ratio of 2:1 (wildflower:Buckwheat) that I used sufficient? Will the final product taste
    like a barnyar...

  • Posted in thread: Buckwheat Honey questions on 05-18-2009 at 11:46 AM
    I have a couple of questions about buckwheat honeyFirst, the background of what I made:1 GALLON
    RECIPE 1lb Buckwheat Honey2lbs Wildflower honey1/8tsp energizer1/2tsp nutrientLalvin D-47
    YeastNow the ...

  • Posted in thread: Which wine bottles to use? on 05-04-2009 at 06:24 PM
    So I have my first large batch of mead bulk aging in the carboy (1.098OG, 1.008FG) having
    recently been bit wth the mead making bug...In order to keep things separate, and also allow
    for longer aging,...

  • Posted in thread: My first mead recipe on 11-20-2008 at 03:19 PM
    You may want to consider cutting the cloves back to just one per gallon, it can be pretty
    potent. I am not sure about the use of cut up apple and how much flavor they can provide.
    Juicing apples or ju...

  • Posted in thread: My first mead recipe on 11-20-2008 at 01:09 PM
    Background:I recently bottled my first mead (Joe's Ancient Orange Mead), so my 1 gallon jug is
    open. :eek: I was at my LHBS yesterday, and got some honey but I can't find a recipe that I
    have a majori...

  • Posted in thread: Any Gamers Out there? on 11-13-2008 at 05:03 PM
    I play PS2, Wii, and PCI'm still working through my stack of old PS2 S/RPGs that I've
    accumulated recently. If I see something at Gamstop/EBGames I pick it up. Regardless of the
    fact that I have at le...

  • Posted in thread: DJBod's Ington Ale on 11-04-2008 at 02:24 PM
    Unfortunately, SWMBO's beer needs outweighed mine, so I haven't gotten to it yet. I think that
    my next brew day I will make it. Sorry.

Brew Log: Primary = Nothing. Secondary = Simple Wildflower Dry Mead (5gal) 1gal Jug = Dry Mead - Orange Blossom 1gal Jug = Buckwheat/Wildflower Mead Bottles: Jamil's Blonde Ale/EdWort's Apfelwein /Joe's Ancient Orange Mead/Sweet Stout/Honey Cream Ale/Apple Mead/ESB/Summer Wheat (w/Blueberry)/Orange Blossom Mead (Oaked) RIP: English Brown/Raspberry Wheat/Holiday Ale