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Posted in thread: Newbie Blackberry another question on 10-27-2013 at 04:30 AM
So I racked the blackberry and the apple this morning ran most of the lees through a coffee
filter (what a pita!) got rid of most solids. Tasting the both the blackberry has a rather
bland flavor high...
Posted in thread: Newbie Blackberry another question on 10-15-2013 at 02:51 AM
I'll rack to fresh in the morning, thanks
Posted in thread: Newbie Blackberry another question on 10-15-2013 at 02:27 AM
When do I rack, it's still working with all of the berries (crushed) in the carboy but it's
still bubbling regular been three weeks since I started it
Posted in thread: Blackberry Wine on 10-05-2013 at 01:56 AM
I picked up a hydrometer today , my brother was with me and grabbed one that tells the alcohol
not the sugar.
Posted in thread: Blackberry Wine on 10-04-2013 at 12:31 AM
I got the auto siphon , and airlocks . The hydrometer is on the way , Winemaker suggested a
refractometer too to calculate how much sugar to add . It's cooking great now !
Posted in thread: New guy from NY / blackberry wine on 10-04-2013 at 12:28 AM
I did it ! I add Laval D-47 it's cookin now !
Posted in thread: Blackberry Wine on 10-02-2013 at 10:58 AM
Well the food news is that it started working last , I didn't leave enough headspace. I may
pick up some nutrients today, I don't have a refractometer or a hydrometer yet. Do I really
Posted in thread: New to forum w/ noobie problem Blackberry Wine on 10-01-2013 at 10:29 PM
I did pick up a cider yeast if I get a decent recipe I may put some of my apples to work ! Any
Posted in thread: New to forum w/ noobie problem Blackberry Wine on 10-01-2013 at 10:27 PM
I put a packet of Lalvan D47 in at 5:pm , the guy at the store said pour it in and I should see
action before I head to bed tonight . Hope so , I'd hate to have wasted the berries for nothing
Posted in thread: New to forum w/ noobie problem Blackberry Wine on 10-01-2013 at 07:52 PM
I'll head out and grab yeast as soon as the boy gets out of school, any particular?