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Posted in thread: Man, I love Apfelwein on 09-25-2016 at 03:43 AM
Most likely any concentrate will be bug free. The juice going into it was most likely
pasteurized, and the sugar/acid level in the concentrate is probably too high for any
bacteria/spores to survive.O...
Posted in thread: Man, I love Apfelwein on 09-05-2016 at 05:25 PM
Has anyone tried this with apple cider? I have a local orchard I can get fresh pressed
unpasteurized cider from in a few weeks.There really isn't any reason you couldn't use it.You
can either pasteuri...
Posted in thread: Man, I love Apfelwein on 09-05-2016 at 05:15 PM
After 2 years of brewing hiatus, I decided to get back in the game with this recipe!I basically
stuck to the recipe as much as possible, with some very minor tweaks. I am making a cheapo
batch first, ...
Posted in thread: How do you read Lalvin yeast dates? on 09-09-2013 at 02:08 PM
Hm, I'm trying to find out when it was packaged so I can calculate viability, so "best by"
doesn't really help :/
Posted in thread: Glass carboys, real talk. on 09-08-2013 at 02:05 AM
I personally like glass. It's what I've found in the area for cheap, and it works just fine.
Can it have problems? Yup, possibly. But so can a gun. I'm not going to get rid of either of
them because o...
Posted in thread: How do you read Lalvin yeast dates? on 09-08-2013 at 01:54 AM
Hey everyone! I am trying to calculate the viability of a package of Lalvin 71B yeast, and
unlike most yeast packages it doesn't seem to have a "packaged on" date, only an expiration
date.Here's the e...
Posted in thread: Does brewtoad make anyone else want to shoot themselves in the face? on 09-05-2013 at 02:40 AM
I am undecided on brewtoad. I used to exclusively use beer calculus. However on some things I
simply can't trust brewtoad - for instance, an english barleywine recipe shows as 12.7% ABV in
Posted in thread: How well do hops survive shipping? on 09-04-2013 at 02:29 AM
Just curious about this one. Our local HBS seems to never have certain hops in stock, and a
recipe I'm working on requires several of them. I was considering ordering them online, but
I've always been...
Posted in thread: Blending mead and beer for a braggot on 09-04-2013 at 12:49 AM
Thanks for the input guys! i'll give it a shot.
Posted in thread: Graff? on 09-02-2013 at 12:03 AM
Just make sure it isn't sulfited.