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Posted in thread: What is your fermentation vessel? on 04-25-2013 at 05:58 PM
I use moonshine bottles and 1 gallon mason jars. Anything bigger and it gets too cumbersome to
Posted in thread: SCOBY storage on 04-25-2013 at 05:39 PM
Depends on the temperature and how long you want it to sit for. Colder temperatures in general
slow down cellular respiration, so the SCOBY won't replicate and process sugars as fast in the
Posted in thread: Black Lagoon Hydromel on 03-25-2013 at 07:08 PM
Quick question, does the juniper give it that slight taste of gin? Or is it more of a woody,
earthy taste? I'm really curious about these herb flavored meads, but I usually don't like gin
Posted in thread: Joe's Ancient Orange Mead on 03-25-2013 at 07:05 PM
I've got 2 gallons of JAOM brewing right now. :) 2 weeks in for the youngins. Also, yes I am
using the traditional balloon airlocks. :P
Posted in thread: Old batches of Joe's ancient orange on 03-20-2013 at 04:10 AM
Might want to keep a flamethrower close by as well. I hear the only way to deal with zombies is
Posted in thread: Batch of Joe's Ancient Orange Mead looks infected? on 03-19-2013 at 06:17 AM
What does it smell like? And, from what you can observe is the substrate is limited to the
fruit? Infections in JAOM are uncommon, but not unknown. Yeast cells often replicate on the
fruit rind and dr...
Posted in thread: Old batches of Joe's ancient orange on 03-18-2013 at 07:13 PM
I've heard that some people actually enjoy the flavor of autolysis, but I can't say I find it
appealing in the slightest.
Posted in thread: SCOBY storage on 03-17-2013 at 06:17 PM
Haha.. SCOBY hotel. I like it.I've never freezed a SCOBY myself but I don't see much point
unless you want to ship it somewhere. If you have a few small mason jars then you can just keep
SCOBY pieces ...
Posted in thread: New pics-dont think its mold? on 03-17-2013 at 06:12 PM
Looks good to me! I've seen the same "yeast strands" on a lot of my kombucha batches.
Posted in thread: Old batches of Joe's ancient orange on 03-17-2013 at 05:52 PM
I am very curious to see how this tastes! Though.. I think most of us in this thread want you
to tell us how disgusting it was. xD I have a feeling the top most portion will be