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Posted in thread: My first cider/cyser on 10-20-2013 at 10:31 PM
Does anyone know how long until my cider will be drinkable? It's at 5% a month and a week in.
Still tastes pretty hot
Posted in thread: Fermentation Issues on 10-09-2013 at 08:23 PM
Stop panicking. You haven't given it time to start yet, that's all. Give it 3 days or so and
you should see it fermenting.It's not going to be exactly like your friends because you have
not follow exa...
Posted in thread: Cider Fermentation Times ... Again! on 10-05-2013 at 11:55 PM
Are you bucky roberts?
Posted in thread: Fermentation help? on 10-02-2013 at 11:19 PM
Hey, I also used Young's Cider Yeast and it done the exact same for me.I worried at first but
then read up on it, you're fine and shouldn't worry.What juice did you use being in the UK? I
Posted in thread: Fermentation slowed way down after 1 week. on 09-23-2013 at 10:58 PM
I've got another question, when I need to rack this off, (I'm thinking 3rd week from what i've
read), Will splashing when I'm pouring it out of container A to container B be an issue? What
if I don't ...
Posted in thread: Fermentation slowed way down after 1 week. on 09-22-2013 at 07:13 PM
When I do a gallon using the same stuff you described it's usually done fermenting in 3 or 4
days. Did it bubble? Check gravityYes, it bubbled like mad for almost the full week, I don't
see why it wou...
Posted in thread: Fermentation slowed way down after 1 week. on 09-22-2013 at 05:51 PM
I started a simple cider a week and 2 days ago, 1 gallon of apple juice no sugar, pitched a
Cider yeast Youngs.For those who might know specific strains Saccharomyces bayanus.Well, I
checked it today ...
Posted in thread: bitter cider on 09-21-2013 at 10:38 PM
You can test if your cider has turned acidic due to oxidation.
Posted in thread: bitter cider on 09-21-2013 at 10:23 PM
You don't happen to have ph strips lying around, do you?
Posted in thread: bitter cider on 09-21-2013 at 09:04 PM
How long did you say it has been going? A month?As I have read and observed time solves 90% of
bitterness problems.Another thing is, did your cider ferment fast? Usually when it does it
creates these ...