Last Activity:02-06-2013 1:02 PM
Posted in thread: Girlfriend-Flinging Mead Oddity on 01-31-2013 at 06:50 PM
Hah! Good to know that the problem was with me and not with the mead! Priorities and all.
Posted in thread: Girlfriend-Flinging Mead Oddity on 01-31-2013 at 01:53 PM
Bluespark & Inner10: It doesn't smell bad at all, actually. It has a honey-lemon smell. I'm
trying to think how to describe it...have you ever had soda come out of your nose? That bubbly
Posted in thread: Girlfriend-Flinging Mead Oddity on 01-30-2013 at 06:04 PM
So here's a strange thing: I'm fermenting a one gallon test-mead using the following recipe...•
1 Gallon Water • 3 lbs. Orange Honey • 1 Lemon's worth of juice• 1/2 tsp Nutmeg • WLP023 Burton
Posted in thread: Mead Bottle Label on 01-24-2013 at 03:03 AM
This is the label I came up with for the various meads I might brew. This one says "ancient
orange" as it was the first batch I used these labels on. I print them out on transparent decal
paper and at...
Posted in thread: Cyser Question on 01-21-2013 at 05:42 PM
Well, I got the temp back up to around 70F and the fermentation has kicked back up again!
Posted in thread: Cyser Question on 01-18-2013 at 08:24 PM
Fermentation temperature and pH would be good to know.It looks like you are at about 12% ABV,
and Lalvin ICV D-47 has an acohol tolerance of 14%, so it should be good for a couple more ABV
Posted in thread: Cyser Question on 01-18-2013 at 06:27 PM
Hello all! I started a cyser about two months ago (my second attempt at making mead) and the FG
seems to have stopped at 1.040. It's sweet but not cloyingly so (to me) but I'm worried that
the taste w...
Posted in thread: Show us your Mead in a photo!!! on 05-29-2012 at 05:17 PM
My first mead - a minor variation of Joe's Ancient Orange Mead (no cinnamon or cloves). It's a
little over two months old at this point and has just be racked into its secondard home. Not