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Posted in thread: Pear-Apple - My First time making anything! w/recipe on 11-03-2013 at 10:05 PM
Update: It has been 11 days and I had no activity in my jugs at all. so I racked to new clean
jugs added two new clean "S" locks and stoppers. I went and bought some tubing at the locak
Posted in thread: Neat Bottles for Mead or Cider on 11-02-2013 at 07:47 PM
I been looking ay these too they're 79cents at Winco here. Are they ok for carbed cider? Would
a red capper work on these?The green ones up top I think will, the Martinelli's ones are screw
Posted in thread: Pear-Apple - My First time making anything! w/recipe on 11-02-2013 at 07:42 PM
Heh, I certainly understand the need to get going before you have all the proper equipment... I
must have been the the LHBS about 10 times in a 2 week period trying to get stuff I was
missing. I have ...
Posted in thread: Pear-Apple - My First time making anything! w/recipe on 11-01-2013 at 02:36 AM
I almost forgot to mention my spices. that brown/black looking stuff they finally fell to the
bottom and nothing was floating after day 3. Like I said I have no hydrometer so I don't have
Posted in thread: Pear-Apple - My First time making anything! w/recipe on 11-01-2013 at 02:27 AM
UPDATE: Its been 7.5 days. I posted another thread because I had a question. It had stopped
bubbling. impatient and wanting to learn the tastes, I sampled one of them. It was actually
very alcohol tas...
Posted in thread: QQ When is it drinkable/Done? on 10-30-2013 at 08:48 PM
I used the Red Star Pasture Champagne, I was going to second it, and leave it in the jug and
just toss it in the fridge.
Posted in thread: QQ When is it drinkable/Done? on 10-30-2013 at 06:22 AM
OK so after I wrote this I went downstairs and took off the airlock again (#4).Pulled some out
with a turkey baster. about 1/3 cup 2-3 shots worth.It was not Apple cider anymore. More like a
Posted in thread: QQ When is it drinkable/Done? on 10-30-2013 at 05:48 AM
I am sure this question has been answered a million times before.But I am new and humbly ask to
be mothered lol. It never seems to be a question that is answered in fullness in any of the
Posted in thread: Neat Bottles for Mead or Cider on 10-29-2013 at 08:09 PM
Grocery Outlet is a good place also. I get these bottles for under a $1 sometimes even $0.79 I
like the twist cap, but they also will do cork really well. They are extremely heavy glass I
like the thi...
Posted in thread: Pear-Apple - My First time making anything! w/recipe on 10-23-2013 at 09:35 PM
if you couldn't tell from the title I'm pretty friggin excited.. Youtube got me hooked on
Brewing..So I ordered some supplies online from "western something" FINALLY received my order.
purchased 10 pa...