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Posted in thread: Heating element with controller on 10-30-2015 at 11:18 PM
bellybusterI like the looks of that "pot" style controller..can you post how you wired it up to
the heating element and power cord? I have "another" hobby as well, and am looking to power my
Posted in thread: Cider's Just turning out too Dry... on 09-22-2014 at 11:39 PM
re-read this very OLD thread. Sugar will do nothing to sweeten your cider..it will just ferment
out. To sweeten you'll need to "stop" active fermentation, either by cold crashing, which is
the way I p...
Posted in thread: GROUP BREW: Strawberry Mead on 12-06-2012 at 10:25 PM
Campden Tablets release sulfur dioxide when They are added in small doses directly to fresh
fruits and juices 24 hours or so before adding yeast. ... This is to destroy any wild molds and
Posted in thread: GROUP BREW: Strawberry Mead on 12-06-2012 at 07:22 PM
gonna be starting up another 5 gallon batch of this next week..Anyone else gonna join in??:)
Posted in thread: Sweet strawberry mead on 12-06-2012 at 07:09 PM
If you want a Tried and True Strawberry mead recipe that will knock your socks off, and all of
your guests..this is the one for you. I posted this quite some time ago. Everyone who has made
it loves i...
Posted in thread: Lots of recipes, but which one! on 07-31-2012 at 06:33 PM
bein' from Minnesota, in about a month you'll have your CHOICE of fresh apples, you could get
fresh pressed juice and you'd be MUCH better off than using Motts and or any other store brand
juice. I do...
Posted in thread: GROUP BREW: Strawberry Mead on 12-30-2011 at 06:57 PM
daugenet -- you aren't suppose to let it go until dry....crash it at about 1.012-1.015 and
It'll be perfect!! I hate dry wines as well.
Posted in thread: Caramel Apple Mead on 12-30-2011 at 03:53 PM
Hey Summer...I've been absent from the boards for quite a while..took a break from brewing..but
am kicking back up again..and this is going to be my first mead to make for the new year.
Posted in thread: GROUP BREW: Strawberry Mead on 12-30-2011 at 03:42 PM
WOW...I am so glad this thread is still going! I love this mead, and plan on brewing up another
batch this winter at some point. It's SOOOO good!! Glad you guys like itDan
Posted in thread: GROUP BREW: Strawberry Mead on 07-20-2011 at 12:05 AM
Daugenet...you are right..I should have corrected that....I wish the EDIT function would
work...but it only lets you edit for so long..then the edit option is gone..so I couldn't go
back and add that ...