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Last Activity:12-02-2013 3:49 PM
Posted in thread: Sediment sticking to sides of glass on 11-14-2013 at 04:55 AM
I have always given my carboys a quick sharp quarter turn every now and then.
Posted in thread: Out of control wine maker at Kroger on 11-03-2013 at 04:53 PM
I usually use these juices to make mead. In that case you still want some of the honey
character to come through. If you use straight juice you need much less honey to get to target
gravity. The black...
Posted in thread: Out of control wine maker at Kroger on 11-03-2013 at 03:26 AM
Also, I don't know why but of all the meads, country wines I have made, The Acai berry knudesns
(or a brand called LW) are the best. I repeatedly make Acai berry mead (melomel) with these
juices and i...
Posted in thread: Out of control wine maker at Kroger on 11-03-2013 at 03:18 AM
Blueberry and pomegranate mixed make an excellent combination for mead and wine. I have used
the Knudsen juices with great success. (the black cherry Knudsen wine I made is to die for) I
would mix 3 o...
Posted in thread: Man, I love Apfelwein on 07-27-2013 at 12:27 AM
You can use swing tops
Posted in thread: Man, I love Apfelwein on 05-02-2013 at 10:04 PM
My second batch has been in the carboy for about 2.5 months. I am going to prime and bottle in
flip top bottles like I did last time. This time I would like to prime with frozen apple juice
Posted in thread: Looking for a very red mead on 04-08-2013 at 04:28 AM
Black raspberry will give you the darkest red. Sorry no pic until I open another bottle.
Posted in thread: Wine making from Knudsen Just Juice Concentrates on 03-29-2013 at 06:43 AM
I have used these to make mead and wine. I usually use 2 32oz bottles and the rest water for 1
gallon. (sugar or honey etc as well) The black cherry wine i made from knudses came out great,
i might ha...
Posted in thread: Man, I love Apfelwein on 02-26-2013 at 10:33 PM
I made a 6 gallon batch back in may, bottled 3 months later (carbonated). Only substitution
used 2# brown sugar. Was not very pleased with it at bottling. Tried again at 5 months and
still had a nasty...
Posted in thread: From secondary to thirdary? on 12-03-2012 at 08:19 AM
If you think it is still dropping sediment, then I would leave it a little longer (few more
weeks? months?) check sg a couple more times. If stable rack, add some sulfite and let her
ride. With that h...