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Posted in thread: Graff (Malty, slightly hopped cider) on 09-12-2013 at 02:09 AM
My apologies if this has been brought up - I had a hard time with the search function.Has
anyone brewed this with more hops? I wanted to make a pumpkin ale and I wanted to make this so
I kinda combine...
Posted in thread: May go legal! How do i get FDA label on 07-14-2013 at 07:26 AM
just google "how to get licensed to sell alcohol in California"
Posted in thread: Dumping apple juice on my IPA lees?? Opinions? on 07-11-2013 at 08:37 AM
It tasted more like a tart beer than anything. It had some tart/sour flavor from being a young
cider. I think this is going to be something special in a few months once the tartness fades
and the new ...
Posted in thread: Dumping apple juice on my IPA lees?? Opinions? on 07-11-2013 at 07:26 AM
Great idea on creating more CO2 to fill headspace.I would just dump in apple juice instead of
an existing batch. I don't see much benefit to adding already fermented cider to a yeast cake.I
took your ...
Posted in thread: Anyone else getting more bombs as the weather warms? on 06-11-2013 at 04:39 AM
The weather here in Colorado has been quite hot the last few days and I've had 3 bombs go off
in my beer closet. (No A/C in the house)The batch that is bombing has been in the bottle for
almost 4 week...
Posted in thread: Dumping apple juice on my IPA lees?? Opinions? on 05-07-2013 at 12:15 AM
gotcha - the sugar idea was just to get it fermenting again - mostly just to push the oxygen
away from the surface since at this point neither the cider or IPA trub are producing c02.
would there be a...
Posted in thread: Dumping apple juice on my IPA lees?? Opinions? on 05-07-2013 at 12:01 AM
I also have a cider sitting in secondary - been there for about 4 weeks now. Just tasted it and
it's kinda sour. It's sitting at about 7%. What do you think would happen if I threw 1lb of
brown sugar ...
Posted in thread: Dumping apple juice on my IPA lees?? Opinions? on 05-06-2013 at 11:58 PM
1.080 starting. :)
Posted in thread: Dumping apple juice on my IPA lees?? Opinions? on 05-06-2013 at 11:45 PM
I just put an IPA into secondary. The bottom of my bucket is filled with hoppy goodness. I've
made a couple ciders recently that turned out pretty well and I thought to myself "why not dump
a bunch of...
Posted in thread: Easy Stove-Top Pasteurizing - With Pics on 04-06-2013 at 01:00 AM
I did some stove-top pasteurization with some flip top bottles. I did lose 1 bottle to an
explosion but everything else was good. A quick note - I noticed some of the gaskets failed.
They didn't break...