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Posted in thread: Funky cinnamon cider on 01-17-2014 at 11:21 PM
I've stopped using cinnamon in my primaries because of that. I have had horrible luck with it.
Usually I have to wait months before the stench settles with the lees. And then it's terrible
to finish a...
Posted in thread: Show us your cider in a photo!!! on 10-29-2013 at 02:22 AM
3 gallons of strawberry-kiwi cider and 5 of a ginger apple cider. I have another 5 in an ale
pale of a pineapple apple cider, but who want to see a big white bucket.156845
Posted in thread: PAA (Pineapple apple apple) on 10-28-2013 at 03:42 AM
Pineapples are cheap at Costco right now and you just gave me a great idea!
Posted in thread: Unexpected Wild Yeasties...Or So I Think... on 10-27-2013 at 01:49 AM
Hello everyone, I picked up some fresh pressed cider yesterday from a local orchard and was
planning on making a few different batches. I pitched the appropriate amount of campden in two
of the batche...
Posted in thread: 5 Day Sweet Country Cider on 10-10-2013 at 01:10 AM
I loved this stuff so much last year that I’m making many more gallons this fall. I am
however having issues trying to figure out how to get it in a keg and stop the fermentation. I
Posted in thread: Commercial Hard Ciders on 09-26-2013 at 03:39 AM
Crispin’s artisanal releases are typically good. There are a couple stinkers, but most
are really good.
Posted in thread: Bottle Bombs! on 06-07-2013 at 06:09 PM
WHAT!?!? Don't toss it all! Go get a bar tender style bottle opener and start gently relieving
the pressure. A normal bottle opener will work too, but it's easier to deform the cap by
accident. You do...
Posted in thread: Removing plastic labels? on 02-18-2013 at 12:42 AM
Good ol' soap and water then hit them with a magic eraser. The magic eraser works wonders for
getting all of that gunk off!I just discovered using the Magic Eraser a week or two ago. I'm
never doing a...
Posted in thread: Angry Orchard on 02-08-2013 at 10:58 PM
Just picked up some new AO release called Elder Flower. I'll take a reading on it tonight and
post the results.
Posted in thread: hard cider on 02-03-2013 at 07:30 PM
The consistently highest sugar content apple I've come across in my research is a French cider
variety called Médaille d'or. Been known to go above 1.100/13.5% ABV in the right conditions on
a good ye...