Last Activity:03-28-2011 11:10 AM
Posted in thread: Why buy a kit? on 03-01-2011 at 09:44 PM
Jake, you are right on about the types of grapes, other than the vinifera deal. Just because a
grape is grown in the US doesn't make it a labrusca variety. Cabernet is a vinifera variety no
Posted in thread: Why buy a kit? on 03-01-2011 at 04:18 PM
The juice, yeast and additives are meant to produce a certain style of wine. The bulk of the
$80 is probably in the juice. Certain grapes make really good wine, they are called European
grapes, or mor...
Posted in thread: Lager Schedule/Temp Woes on 11-16-2010 at 04:03 AM
Good to hear! There is nothing scarier than ruining 5 gallons of the good stuff.
Posted in thread: Lager Schedule/Temp Woes on 11-15-2010 at 11:11 PM
I bought a pilsener kit not realizing what kind of beast a lager is. Long story short: My
brewing setup is in my apartment bedroom(read: temperature woes). I have been working on some