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Posted in thread: Skeeter Pee on 05-07-2011 at 03:47 AM
ok, so i screwed up big time on the i added 2.5 tablespoons of kmeta and 2.5 tablespoons of
sorbate, clearly it was too late in the night to be messing around with this stuff...i don't
know ANYTHING a...
Posted in thread: Recipe for Mango Wine on 05-07-2011 at 03:41 AM
I have a mango from V8 Peach-Mango and half a carboy of mango meat. After clearing and racking
to a smaller container, it's now aging. It tastes sort of like when drinking OJ after brushing
Posted in thread: Skeeter Pee on 05-02-2011 at 03:38 AM
brilliant! approximately how much grenadine did you use?24oz plus 4 cups sugar in 6 gallons.
Posted in thread: Skeeter Pee on 05-01-2011 at 08:28 PM
Bottled a batch today, back-sweetened with grenadine and sugar. And we'll be taking some to a
get-together this evening. :)
Posted in thread: Birthday Banana Wine on 04-23-2011 at 12:32 PM
I fortified my banana wine with a banana-infused brandy and have taken no great care to prevent
oxidation. I'm working for a sherry-style result. Recently I added two pounds of honey after
Posted in thread: new to wine making and have a Question? on 04-20-2011 at 02:34 AM
As long as there are still yeast in there, a pinch of priming sugar or a drop or so of corn
syrup should do the trick. There are many guides online for carbonating wines to make them
Posted in thread: Raisins in Skeeter Pee. on 04-19-2011 at 01:12 AM
I use raisins in mine. I also omit the tannin in the recipe. I don't know that it changes the
flavor profile any. But I feel like it helps with the roundness of the beverage. That could be
Posted in thread: Jalapeno wine on 04-13-2011 at 01:59 AM
I am growing jalapenos and ghost peppers right now with intent to make wine from the fruits.
Glad to hear it's tasting good!
Posted in thread: Skeeter pee question on 04-08-2011 at 12:07 PM
I used the slurry from a 1 gallon batch of mango wine to ferment a 6 gallon Skeeter Pee batch.
It fermented out faster than expected. :)
Posted in thread: Noob Gravity question on 04-02-2011 at 09:47 PM
Do you have anything in there to give the yeast nutrients?