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11-15-2010

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  • Posted in thread: Why buy a kit? on 03-01-2011 at 08:44 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
    matter whe...

  • Posted in thread: Why buy a kit? on 03-01-2011 at 03:18 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 03:03 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 10:11 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
    work-arounds. My...

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