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Posted in thread: Best on line store for Root's on 01-06-2010 at 10:08 PM
I've had great luck with this place. I need some sassafras myself.
Posted in thread: Looking for a blackberry recipe. on 09-28-2009 at 04:55 PM
I made a blackberry soda using frozen berries, carbed with yeast. I went about it just like any
fruit soda... simmer the berries for about 15 minutes, strain the pulp and seeds, add sugar to
Posted in thread: Good cola receipe? on 02-18-2009 at 05:52 PM
I've tried recipes similar to that (with vanilla bean, cinnamon, and lime), but I've never made
a cola that tasted much like the real thing. I've even used Kola nut powder, which is actually
a little ...
Posted in thread: anyone making root beer with herbs/roots? on 02-12-2009 at 05:15 PM
I've actually never made the same batch twice, but I can share a few past recipes if you like.
My ratios aren't much different from what flyweed posted in terms of herbs to sugar to water,
and the who...
Posted in thread: Lemon Soda Recipe? on 02-10-2009 at 10:23 PM
My experience with bread yeast is about how Leprechaun describes it. With strong sodas it isn't
all that unpleasant, except the initial pour. I had one batch that smelled horrible, but I
suspect it wa...
Posted in thread: anyone making root beer with herbs/roots? on 02-10-2009 at 10:04 PM
I do it all the time, usually with good results. I use all the ingredients you listed above,
plus licorice root, anise, vanilla, ginger, cardamom, and whatever else looks tempting. Citrus
fruits like ...
Posted in thread: source for herbs - no not those kind of herbs on 01-29-2009 at 11:38 PM
I used this site to get most of my herbs that couldn't be found locally. They should have
everything you're looking for. Good service, and fast shipping.Leaves & Roots
Posted in thread: Filtering soda before bottling on 01-25-2009 at 01:28 AM
I filter through cheesecloth before adding yeast and bottling. Like dataz said, you will get
the sediment from yeast though. On occasion I will filter out of the bottle, also using
Posted in thread: Cream Soda Recipe with vanilla extract on 01-07-2009 at 03:12 PM
Hi guys! I've been making soda the past few months, and here's a couple of websites I've
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