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  • Posted in thread: How long till bottling? on 10-27-2009 at 03:15 AM
    I just made my first batch of honey-blackberry mead. It has been in my carboy for about 2.5
    months ( I racked it about three times), and I was wondering when I should start bottling it.
    It has good fl...

  • Posted in thread: Oregon 2009 Hop Harvest - When?! on 09-02-2009 at 08:10 PM
    Has anyone harvested yet? Mine are look like they are really close, pretty dry/paper feel,
    brown tips, more aroma. I don't want to pick too early, think maybe one more week?

  • Posted in thread: Butt load of free hops. What to do....Anyone in the Salem, OR area want some? on 08-21-2009 at 05:43 PM
    I am in portland, and would love to use some of those hops. Are you available to meet up in
    Portland... soon?!

  • Posted in thread: Steam beer - How long before kegging? on 08-21-2009 at 05:28 PM
    slow your roll dude, i do stream beers all the timeand you need to give it at least 12 days in
    primary 14 is even better...steam beer really gets better with 4 to 6 weeks of cold
    conditioningget that ...

  • Posted in thread: Oregon 2009 Hop Harvest - When?! on 08-20-2009 at 09:31 PM
    This is the first year for my hop plants, and I am surprised how many hops my vines grew in
    their first year. I have Magnum, Willamette Valley, & Mt. Hood hop vines. They are looking like
    they are jus...

  • Posted in thread: Blackberry Mead on 08-17-2009 at 08:01 PM
    Wow, that seems like a lot of Blackberries! How sweet was the mead?I was told that just 1 pound
    will be enough... and I don't like too sweet of a mead,more toward the dry side. Will One or
    two pounds ...

  • Posted in thread: Blackberry Mead on 08-17-2009 at 04:53 PM
    How many pounds of blackberries is recommended to use with about 8 pounds of honey? And how
    much water would you use?

  • Posted in thread: Crab Apple Mead - Process/amount? on 08-17-2009 at 04:13 AM
    Thanks for all the great feedback! My main reason for adding a bit of the crab apples was not
    for taste, but to increase the acidity and add a bit of tannin. But will a high malic acid
    change the tast...

  • Posted in thread: Crab Apple Mead - Process/amount? on 08-17-2009 at 12:04 AM
    I just harvested about 3 pounds of crab apples, and I will be making a mead for the first time.
    I was wondering what the best process is for adding the crab apples to the mead. I have heard
    some advic...

  • Posted in thread: Steam beer - How long before kegging? on 08-15-2009 at 04:51 PM
    I think I misunderstood what cold crashing is. So, what is Cold Crashing exactly? And what is a
    Brite Tank?

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