Last Activity:12-03-2013 6:16 AM
Posted in thread: Mead book suggestions on 08-20-2013 at 10:21 PM
Schramm’s book is definitely the best. Here are a few more good books to take a look at:
Posted in thread: Irish mead on 07-24-2013 at 11:10 PM
Hi all,I'm headed to Ireland for a week and a half and I would love to get my hands on some
Irish mead. Does anybody know of any meaderies I could visit?Thanks!
Posted in thread: Dandelion Mead: Has anyone ever tried this? on 07-08-2013 at 09:19 PM
Interesting, how can you tell there is no loss of aroma or flavor loss? What do you mean
appropriate temperature, I have never heard that in meadmaking before that there was a target
temp? Just to mak...
Posted in thread: Dandelion Mead: Has anyone ever tried this? on 06-19-2013 at 04:10 AM
You can also throw some clover in their too!I'll have to try that. Have you used clover before?
Posted in thread: Dandelion Mead: Has anyone ever tried this? on 06-19-2013 at 04:09 AM
Thanks for the inquiry WVMJ. I've just found that this way has proven to be effective for me. I
have tried several different ways/different temps - I have even made attempts at boiling the
Posted in thread: Dandelion Metheglin on 06-17-2013 at 06:15 PM
Picking that many dandelion petals is a test in patience & requires nimble fingers. :mug:I
found out that to remove the petals from the green flower parts, its easiest to tare the flower
in half firs...
Posted in thread: Dandelion Mead: Has anyone ever tried this? on 06-17-2013 at 06:05 PM
I just created a recipe with instructions here: will continue to add updates with pictures as
Posted in thread: Rooibos Chai Metheglin on 05-10-2013 at 02:33 PM
Ingredients[*]9 Cups Honey (6.75 lbs)[*]4 Tsp Rooibos Tea[*]2 Cinnamon Sticks[*]1 tsp Ground
Ginger[*]6 Cloves[*]6 Cardamon Seeds[*]1 oz Cascade Pellet Hops (AA: 6.8%)[*]1/2 tsp vanilla
Posted in thread: Hop-Head Mead on 05-02-2013 at 03:32 AM
Link to recipe and notes here Ingredients3 gal water7 lbs Clover Honey (~9.25 cups)3 tsp Yeast
Nutrient3 g EC-1118 - Lalvin Yeast1 oz Cascade Pellet Hops1 oz Citra Pellet Hops1 oz Centennial