Last Activity:03-11-2011 1:34 PM
Posted in thread: Apple Wine & Apple Jack on 02-01-2011 at 05:29 PM
wow just read all the thread. CidahMastah calm down man and have a homebrew. I talked to my
LHBS peeps who have a combined experience of 30 years of brewing and they said that freeze
Posted in thread: I overdid it, didn't I? (How Much Honey in a Cyser) on 01-26-2011 at 05:53 PM
or if its too sweet couldnt you pitch EC-1118? That stuff tears through sugar and gets to 18%
Posted in thread: Is killing fermentation a bad idea? on 01-22-2011 at 05:19 PM
Thanks for the info guys, Heres my situation. I brewed a mead on 1/1/11 and I was planning on
adding more fruit in the secondary to back sweeten. When shold I do this? I was planning on
racking into s...
Posted in thread: Is killing fermentation a bad idea? on 01-21-2011 at 10:47 PM
Thanks for the info Yooper, how much potassium sorbate and sulfites do I need for 5 gal?? And
when should I add them. I was thinking after airlock activity has ended and checked grav I
would add chems...
Posted in thread: Old "Fruit Brandy" recipe???? Help on 01-21-2011 at 09:28 PM
what does the addition of the raisins do to the "brandy"?
Posted in thread: Is killing fermentation a bad idea? on 01-21-2011 at 09:25 PM
I have read about people using two different types of chemicals to kill off yeast. I nly have
campden tablets, is that good enough??
Posted in thread: Sweet Mead Activator Wyeast ACT4184 on 01-19-2011 at 08:24 PM
I am currently brewing with the wyeast dry mead yeast. It had a slow start, but it is at a
healthy bubble two and a half weeks later, about a bubble a second. I have added a tsp of
nutrients to some w...
Posted in thread: Blackberry Mead on 01-14-2011 at 05:06 PM
Hot damn! Is it good honey? That's a steal compared to other sources!Well its not artisan
honey, but you can enhance your mead with more fruit, I like to split the fruit, half in
primary ferment, and ...
Posted in thread: Blackberry Mead on 01-14-2011 at 01:43 AM
So you think about 12 pounds of honey then? It's about $3.50 a pound here, so... Yea, right
about 40 bucks for the honey. Not bad.Costco has 6 lbs of honey for 12 bucks
Posted in thread: Dry Hopped Cider on 01-12-2011 at 05:35 PM
how do you put hops in the cider? How much?