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Posted in thread: Fruit Wine - Is there an easier way? on 08-30-2011 at 12:12 AM
Yopper do you keep the nylon bag with all the blackberry seeds and pulp in the primary
fermentation vessel during the entire 5 days?
Posted in thread: Fruit Wine - Is there an easier way? on 08-29-2011 at 11:01 PM
Also, It doesn't say how much nutrient and what wine yeast to use? What did you use? Thanks
Posted in thread: Fruit Wine - Is there an easier way? on 08-29-2011 at 10:55 PM
Yes! Actually I had your recipe open in another tab since it was the easiest one I could find
lol. I agree using a mesh bag isn't cheating. But question: When I "Strain juice from jelly-bag
Posted in thread: Fruit Wine - Is there an easier way? on 08-29-2011 at 10:19 PM
So I have made mead and hard cider and they have both turned out great. For mead I use the JAOM
recipe (stuck to the recipe at first and then substituted blueberries for oranges in another
Posted in thread: Racked too soon? on 02-23-2011 at 06:49 AM
Thats 2.4 lbs honey per gallon. That seems a little low...atleast to me. Im not too sure if you
racked too early, we'll have to see what some of the other guys think.Then again, I like my
mead sweet. ...
Posted in thread: Including something in the bottle... on 02-21-2011 at 04:15 PM
My only concerns would be:1) Sanitizing agent makes fruit unsafe, adding unwanted chemicals to
your mead.2) Sanitizing agent is safe, but fruit has a bad or aweful taste after sanitizing,
Posted in thread: Mold in Mead on 02-18-2011 at 09:51 PM
No yeast...yup that will do it. Sorry about your wasted honey brotha, there are a lot of easy
recipes on this site. And on Gotmead.com as well. Good luck on your next batch and happy
Posted in thread: Bottling, Corks, Corkers on 02-17-2011 at 04:43 PM
Yes the Italian floor corker was exactly what I wanted, my birthday is tomorrow, maybe I'll buy
myself one lol. Thanks guys.
Posted in thread: Bottling, Corks, Corkers on 02-16-2011 at 08:33 PM
Ok guys so I just bought a corker, corks, and started bottling my mead. I must say, I need your
guys advice and knowledge.Questions:1) What type of corker is best? Especially if im going to
keep it fo...
Posted in thread: Mold in Mead on 02-16-2011 at 05:38 AM
Ok my mead is offically bottled, thanks to this post. I had a lot of headspace in mine, def did
not want this to happen.