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Posted in thread: Adding fruit to beer, avoiding SO2 & H2S on 10-30-2013 at 01:09 PM
Hey all,I've got a question regarding using fruit that has some trace sulfites. I'm not
concerned with the sulfites inhibiting yeast or bacteria production in this case, as the beer's
done and it'll b...
Posted in thread: Gruit Pilsner - Thoughts? on 12-19-2012 at 12:03 PM
Is the experimental beer intended to be highly drinkable, or a few sip after dinner drink? If
the former, I'd seriously ease up on the quantities and add more next time if you felt it was
Posted in thread: Results from juice, yeast and sugar experiments on 09-28-2010 at 02:49 PM
Looking at some options in the next week that include Granny Smith, Jona Prince, Jona Gold,
Pink Lady, and Fuji. Didn't use the Fuji or Jona's last year, any thoughts? Just bought a used
Buon Vino Min...
Posted in thread: Results from juice, yeast and sugar experiments on 09-16-2010 at 01:36 AM
Hey there, thanks again for all the insight over the past year or so as I've started playing
with cider-making. I've got an orchard I've been working with who's very helpful, but not
experienced with ...
Posted in thread: Sweet cider suggestions on 08-11-2010 at 01:10 PM
Kevin,thanks for the response. I read some of the forum threads you'd started last year, my
first year making cider, and found them very insightful. Cold crashing, however, on 7 or so 5
Posted in thread: Sweet cider suggestions on 08-10-2010 at 09:15 PM
Can you use a plate filter, at some level of fineness and get the yeast out? Wanted to play
aorund with this this year, was thinking somewhere b/w 2 - 0.5 micron range. Any thoughts on
this, and negat...
Posted in thread: Results from juice, yeast and sugar experiments on 11-02-2009 at 02:12 PM
CK,thanks for all the info. Got 4 out of 6 batches mentioned previously in primary, with the
Granny's (or maybe I'll switch that to something more balanced) coming in this week.
Everything's chugging ...
Posted in thread: Results from juice, yeast and sugar experiments on 10-29-2009 at 03:18 PM
Been reading through this thread for the past couple of days as I get ready to pick up some
cider from an orchard north of Atlanta. I've got a fair amount of experience on the beer side,
but the cider...