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Posted in thread: A mead to be opened in 20 years time ... suggestions on 04-24-2009 at 11:23 PM
Papazian just (well, a couple months ago) did an article on Gayre's old meads and included in
the article was a recipe for brochet, which I jumped on right away. If you can't get it online,
I'll try t...
Posted in thread: Your favorite Melomel on 04-09-2009 at 02:54 AM
Anyone got a formal Honeydew recipe?Honeydew mead18# light honey (this batch came from a huge
local grocery store that sells local wildflower at a decent price)seven over-ripe honeydew
melons (EDIT: I...
Posted in thread: Your favorite Melomel on 04-08-2009 at 09:13 PM
Do yourself a favor and try a Honeydew melon mead. SWMBO insisted we try, and I'm happier with
the results of this mead than any other we've done.If you do try it, over-ripe melons seem to
work the be...
Posted in thread: Quick Question! JAOM, what is? on 03-14-2009 at 01:30 PM
My JA(blood)Orange recipe:10 pounds of blood oranges cut into eights and shoved into a carboy
twelve pounds of wildflower honey two clovesone cinnamon stick water to five and one half
gallons and a 2-...
Posted in thread: Quick Question! JAOM, what is? on 03-14-2009 at 01:27 PM
Do yourself a favor and ramp JAO up to five gallons and use BLOOD ORANGES!I'll be waiting
patiently for your praises after you bottle.;)
Posted in thread: Bulk honey? on 03-14-2009 at 01:22 PM
Looking at buying a 60# bucket of honey at $2/pound, running a total of $120. I've tasted the
honey recently, and it seems to be quality, but I'm wondering if it's a solid enough
Posted in thread: Where to put the real fruit? (not extract) on 03-14-2009 at 01:18 PM
Secondary for beers, but I do all my meads with fruit in the primary.
Posted in thread: Fermentation has not started yet...? on 03-14-2009 at 01:11 PM
Could be a bad seal on the bucket letting CO2 out through the gap between the lid seal and the
Posted in thread: How long will 5 gallons of HB last at a party? on 03-13-2009 at 12:25 AM
We had a Maibock vs. Maibock competition between myself and a buddy at my brother's a few years
ago. The two of us each brought two cases of bottles, and it was all gone in two hours between
Posted in thread: How many gallons of EdWort's Apfelwein have been made? on 02-09-2009 at 02:11 AM
11122 + 5 = 11,127