Last Activity:10-13-2011 11:50 AM
Posted in thread: Caramel Apple Cider on 06-30-2011 at 10:15 PM
Heyo! I just tried a sample of this batch, it is tasty and smooth!Great recipe.I wonder what
the results would be if I used nottingham yeast instead of champagne..... hmmmm...
Posted in thread: Looking for Pliny the Elder on 06-30-2011 at 03:45 AM
Elder is decent, but I've had beers that I liked a little better.I think they benefit from the
whole "limited supplies only" thing...
Posted in thread: Made up my mind..... Orange Hefe will be brewed. just a few ??? on 06-14-2011 at 11:30 AM
If I may put in a tip...I wouldn't get the oranges from a big supermarket... they put wax on
the orange skins to make them all shiny - Not really something you want in your beer.I get my
Posted in thread: Caramel Apple Cider on 06-07-2011 at 05:19 PM
Hey oldmate, how long do you let these guys bottle age?
Posted in thread: Alabama Homebrewing still Illegal on 06-07-2011 at 05:13 PM
Sadly homebrewing got caught up in this baloney...Someone from Party A sponsors a completely
harmless and largely symbolic bill...Everyone from Party B suddenly hates the idea with a
passion, just bec...
Posted in thread: Hi, I'm Michael and I'm a homebrewer, oh crud on 06-07-2011 at 05:10 PM
Speaking of Vermont craft brew, have you had Hill Farmstead beer?OMG, it is unreal.
Posted in thread: 6.5 Gallon Carboy Handle on 06-07-2011 at 04:13 AM
How do you use the Brewhauler handle wrong?I'm confused.
Posted in thread: Caramel Apple Cider on 05-31-2011 at 12:57 AM
Yeah, I just heated up the honey until it was thinner, then let it cool for a bit. One slight
issue is that I did have a bottle bomb in the pasteurizing process.I took out the bottles
Posted in thread: Caramel Apple Cider on 05-29-2011 at 06:37 PM
Haha oldmate, you weren't kidding around about the 9%.My batch is crystal clear in the carboy
after 3 weeks. According to my calcs the cider is actually at 0.995 gravity right now, which
makes it abou...
Posted in thread: Caramel Apple Cider on 04-22-2011 at 01:55 AM
Wait, now I'm confused again...How long do you let the bottles sit between capping them and
stovetop sterlizing them?