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Posted in thread: Angry Orchard Iceman - Freezing technique? on 09-24-2013 at 05:03 PM
sashurlow,Thanks! Your link to making concentrate for ice cider looks interesting. I am going
to have to try that.
Posted in thread: Where in the H-E- double L is one to find fresh cider in phoenix, AZ??? on 09-24-2013 at 04:22 PM
check these: I don't know if any press juice.
Posted in thread: Angry Orchard Iceman - Freezing technique? on 09-22-2013 at 12:12 AM
I am a newbie to hard cider making and have been playing around with flavors for the last 6
months or so. This forum has been a great help in my experiments. When I saw this technique I
thought it mig...
Posted in thread: Mangos on 09-21-2013 at 08:43 PM
I did this with a batch earlier this summer using ripe champagne mangoes. My notes say I used a
scant 2 cups of mango chunks in 1 gallon. It was okay, but the flavor wasn't as good as I
thought it wou...
Posted in thread: Bragging...feel free to skip on 09-14-2013 at 10:10 PM
Way cool! I was thinking about planting a few apple trees myself (Central AZ). Now is the time
to get them in the ground.
Posted in thread: Adding hops to a cider? on 08-31-2013 at 05:32 PM
I have been making hopped cider for summer and fall. I dry hop cascade pellets at a rate of 1
level tablespoon per gallon. A 1oz. package is good for about 5 gal. I usually dry hop in the
primary to s...
Posted in thread: Popular cider add-ins? on 08-01-2013 at 11:27 PM
Linda - how much coffee did you use? I was thinking of doing a javacider...I am still playing
with it. Right now I have been using about 1 tablespoon +/- of ground coffee in a gallon batch.
Posted in thread: Fresh sour cherries? on 07-26-2013 at 11:16 PM
I have land in S AZ and have been researching types of fruit that could be grown there. I found
the following link. [Omena Organic] might sell locally at a farmer's market near there. The
Posted in thread: Popular cider add-ins? on 07-18-2013 at 02:12 PM
"Dry-hop": Habanero Serrano Clementine peel (without the pith) CitraI find that the heat of the
peppers work especially well with a sweet to semi-sweet cider. Citrus (and Citra) work well
with lower A...
Posted in thread: Popular cider add-ins? on 07-17-2013 at 03:22 PM
I am new to cider making. My list isn't very long. So far I have tried the following add-ins
with good results. piloncillo oscura (unrefined dark sugar) coffee fresh mango with apple-mango