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Posted in thread: Whoops. Didn't follow wine kit instructions. on 09-01-2013 at 01:37 AM
I did not open the primary but did get around to racking it tonight. It smelled a little odd.
We'll see how it turns out
Posted in thread: Whoops. Didn't follow wine kit instructions. on 08-05-2013 at 12:17 PM
I bought a 28 day Merlot Cabernet kit wine. It was supposed to be in the primary for one week.
Life got in the way and it has been 5 or 6 weeks now. Will this present any problems or can I
just rack t...
Posted in thread: Wine Recipe - Juice From Concentrate on 06-24-2013 at 03:24 PM
It finished sweet. I still stabilized before bottling just to be sure.
Posted in thread: Wine Recipe - Juice From Concentrate on 06-23-2013 at 09:36 PM
After all is said and done on this recipe, it made a sugary sweet wine that isnt getting many
takers. I just paid 50 bucks for a cabernet merlot kit from amazon and will try that next.
Posted in thread: Source for free fruit? on 03-24-2013 at 10:31 PM
I'd like to make my wine is cheap as possible. Does anyone know a good source for free fruit? I
looked at pick your own places. They are just as expensive as the store.
Posted in thread: Skeeter Pee on 03-17-2013 at 10:39 PM
It is not super bad but is against the original instructions. When making your invert sugar you
only use 1/3 cup of lemon juice and bring it to near boil. You mix that with remaining water
and cold le...
Posted in thread: Skeeter Pee on 03-17-2013 at 01:55 PM
You added it while making the inverted sugar?Thats right. Is that bad?
Posted in thread: Skeeter Pee on 03-16-2013 at 09:21 PM
I added the lemon juice to my boil but I didnt really mix it up in the carboy. I did get a
bubble through the airlock this afternoon. SO FINGERS ARR CROSSED
Posted in thread: Skeeter Pee on 03-16-2013 at 12:49 PM
Made a batch yesterday on top of my yeast cake from a welch's wine. This morning there were no
bubbles coming from the airlock. I pitched some yeast so hopefully it will start up today.The
Posted in thread: Mr Beer - Read all about it and ask questions on 03-04-2013 at 05:15 PM
Suggestion for Mr. Beer... make the LBK the ideal size for brewing with 3 pound bag of DME.
That seems to be a standard size for buying DME. This way, no measurement is needed. It will
keep using the ...