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Posted in thread: Texas Mead Fest-- anyone going? on 09-06-2013 at 10:38 PM
It was a bit crazy trying to do the comp all in one day! I was handed the opportunity to
organize the comp AFTER it was announced that we would be doing everything the day of. There
were 66 entries (w...
Posted in thread: Texas Mead Fest-- anyone going? on 09-18-2012 at 06:47 PM
It is in LaGrange, about 1.25 hrs south of Austin off Hwy 71Ill be out there.
Posted in thread: looking for mead on 09-14-2012 at 06:20 PM
Places in Texas I know are making or are about to make mead:La Buena Vida in Grapevine, TXRohan
Meadery in La Grange, TXDancing Bee in Rogers, TXThorin's in Houston, TXEnchanted Manor in
Posted in thread: BlackBerry Honey on 06-12-2012 at 05:58 PM
Congrats!!someday hope to get a mead on this here list too.. maybe next year ;)LOL you added
the home one after I posted
Posted in thread: BlackBerry Honey on 06-12-2012 at 03:47 AM
I made 5 gal of a really nice carbonated hydromel with:-Initial Must, 6gal-6# blackberry honey
from Flying Bee Ranch, -9# of frozen blackberries (in nylon bag, steeped in 2 gal initially
Posted in thread: Blackberry Mead (Melomel) on 02-14-2012 at 07:20 AM
I finally did a 6 gallon batch with 9# frozen blackberries in a nylon bag, crushed; poured
boiling water over them, waited a day, added pectinase, waited another 24 hrs and pulled the
bag and squeezed...
Posted in thread: 11-11-11 Old Ale Swap and Critique Thread on 02-08-2012 at 06:43 AM
410 Wit, not 810 San Fran; same wort, different yeast. same temp. Oh, and the BSD that I sent
to some of you got a 3rd at 2011 MCAB.
Posted in thread: Dandelion Metheglin on 02-07-2012 at 12:05 AM
Dandelions in Texas right now. I think Im going to do thisas well. Ive already picked and
deflowered them.. and can confirm that once the flowers retract, they are a raging PITA to deal
with.... I pic...
Posted in thread: blackberry melomel question on 02-01-2012 at 04:54 AM
I did one recently... 9# blackberries, 6# wild blackberry honey, D254, then backsweetened to
1012 and carbed. I saw on the Jack Kellers website to process the berries (for wine) by pouring
boil water ...
Posted in thread: Best Source for Honey (Orange Blossom) Online? on 01-13-2012 at 02:49 AM
All right so which is absolute cheapest, shipping included?For you, probably Millers.