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Posted in thread: adding cider apples to purchased cider? on 01-13-2017 at 07:46 PM
This statement that the more varieties used the better you like is interesting! Regarding
controlling (some) consistency, I've been reading where selecting varieties when perfectly ripe
and freezing -...
Posted in thread: adding cider apples to purchased cider? on 01-12-2017 at 09:41 PM
This is interesting as soon (well, years away, I will have Golden Russet and N.Spy trees. I'm
always keeping an eye out for somebodies favorite blend of apples. I've read where Liberty and
Posted in thread: Single Varietal Cider with Goldrush Apples on 01-12-2017 at 09:35 PM
Are you familiar with Strongbow Gold? Could you describe a comparison between that and your
friends GoldRush Single Variety?
Posted in thread: Single Varietal Cider with Goldrush Apples on 01-04-2017 at 08:11 PM
I have 5 Goldrush trees. 3 are bearing...one mature (throwing bushels) the other two maybe a
bushel between them. I expect 2017 there will be more and a Single Varietal Goldrush hard cider
Posted in thread: Cream of Three Crops (Cream Ale) on 10-14-2016 at 06:06 PM
Appreciate the suggestions!
Posted in thread: Cream of Three Crops (Cream Ale) on 10-12-2016 at 02:45 PM
There has got to be a more innocuous yeast for this recipe..wait a minute..what we are trying
to do here is get lager cleanliness from an ale yeast...could this be an exercise in futility?
I can taste...
Posted in thread: Crabapple Wine on 08-13-2015 at 03:36 PM
Just cuz they're a gorgeous full size apple!
Posted in thread: Crabapple Wine on 08-13-2015 at 03:23 PM
I've got to get out and check mine (Zumi and American). I have picked a tree of regular early
eating apples (Pristine), but my crabs are just starting to redden. I'm just North of Clarkston
Posted in thread: Heading to WA State on Vacation on 08-03-2015 at 03:01 PM
And get a Dirt Track Brown...I know, hard to get excited by a Brown...until you get a slug of
Posted in thread: A brewer with an alcohol problem on 08-03-2015 at 02:55 PM
Being a Yooper, (transplanted to SE Mich) I tried to follow the Yooper motto of taking the
summer off drinking (the summer lasts two weeks in the UP)...just a joke..we can still joke
eh?But seriously ...