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Posted in thread: Welch's Grape Juice Wine on 02-09-2012 at 01:26 PM
I think 7-8 inches is plenty. That's more headspace than I usually have for this wine.
Posted in thread: Welch's Grape Juice Wine on 02-01-2012 at 12:50 PM
It's pretty sweet but not sweet enough for my wife. I was surprised that it needed sweetened,
too. I should also say that I threw in a few bottles of an older grape wine I made that was
Posted in thread: Welch's Grape Juice Wine on 01-31-2012 at 05:53 PM
I've made a few batches of this stuff, a one gallon and two 5 gallon. I was surprised at how
"hot" is was at first. The 5 gallon batch was aged for 6 months and was still hot when I
bottled it. After ...
Posted in thread: Southern Indiana Uncorked on 05-09-2008 at 04:31 PM
There's a wine and microbrew festival in Corydon, IN on May 24. I think its being put on by the
local homebrew supply owner.
Posted in thread: Bass Pale Ale on 02-23-2008 at 12:30 AM
I was in your shoes only a year or so ago. My preference changed quite abit over the last year.
I started out thinking APA's and IPA's were too hoppy. But they've slowly become my favorite.
Posted in thread: Brewer's Best vs. MoreBeer kits on 10-20-2006 at 07:15 PM
I've done 2 BB batches and just got 3 morebeer kits in. One is in the primary now. The morebeer
kits have more LME and WAY more steeping grains than the Brewer's Best kits. The only poblem
was that th...
Posted in thread: Keg Priming: Force or traditional on 10-10-2006 at 04:00 PM
I think you'll get next to no cooling if you run your supply line thorough an ice bath. Unless
your supply line is copper or stainless steel and and you've got a 10 foot coil. My
understanding is that...
Posted in thread: Perfect begginers beer. on 09-23-2006 at 05:01 AM
I made the brewer's best English Brown Ale kit for my first brew about a month and half ago.
Its almost go now. I'm hiding the last 4 bottles from my buddies. It was easy and good. I
didn't use a seco...
Posted in thread: First batch tastes like plastic on 09-23-2006 at 04:50 AM
I made the same kit IPA as you. Its my second batch. Just got done last weekend. Having one
right now actually. Anyway, mine tastes alot like Sierra Nevada Pale Ale, to me and my
father-in-law at leas...
Posted in thread: Closeout Sale at VWR on 09-13-2006 at 02:57 PM
There's a big sale at VWR a scientific supply place. www.vwrsp.comThey've got labratory
glassware, instruments and reagents. Anyone for a 200 lbs. drum of dextrose?