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Posted in thread: How legal is underage homebrew? on 04-15-2009 at 05:00 AM
As a 20 year old... I know that the laws in Minnesota are very vague relating to minors. They
say that it's alright for our parents to buy us alcohol with the intention for us to consume it
in their h...
Posted in thread: Experimental First Cider on 04-14-2009 at 05:36 AM
Not only was this my first cider, it was also my first brewing experience. I started with 4
gallons of Indian Summer pasteurized apple cider and 1 smack pack of wyeast 4766. After
pitching it fermente...
Posted in thread: Post your cherry cider recipes on 04-11-2009 at 06:38 AM
I'd assume that your recipe would work. To make strawberry wine you can rack rhubarb wine over
Posted in thread: Apfelwein ideas on 04-11-2009 at 04:34 AM
I put some in a secondary with a chipotle pepper. It was one of those you love it or hate it
things.I'm not sure how the smokey flavor would be. I would consider adding some cayenne
peppers to add a l...
Posted in thread: Question about aging in glass growlers on 04-09-2009 at 11:48 PM
Bottle in 2 liter soda bottles, they'll withstand the pressure.
Posted in thread: When is primary fermentation done? on 04-06-2009 at 05:29 AM
To keep it cool so it clears up.
Posted in thread: Light DME vs dextrose to boost OG on 04-06-2009 at 03:16 AM
Table sugar is fructose
Posted in thread: Light DME vs dextrose to boost OG on 04-06-2009 at 02:59 AM
My understanding is that dextrose is 100% fermentable.
Posted in thread: When is primary fermentation done? on 04-06-2009 at 02:07 AM
Well I racked it into the secondary tonight anyways. I was getting a gravity reading just above
1.00. I'm assuming that after 20 days the yeast taste is going to go away? It currently tastes
like I ad...
Posted in thread: When is primary fermentation done? on 04-05-2009 at 10:06 PM
Alright thanks,It was 4 gallons of Indian Summer brand apple cider and a smack pack of Wyeast
4766.I don't know what the SG was, I just got a hydrometer last week. Eventually I'll buy some
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