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Posted in thread: Smooth(est) Melomel! on 02-06-2014 at 12:58 AM
I primarily use juice for my melomels. My favorite is Acia berry juice. (knudsens, or LW
brand). Blueberry/Pomegranite would be my 2nd favorite. Mango would be my 3rd but it takes a
while to age. I ba...
Posted in thread: How many gallons of Mead 2014 Edition! on 01-22-2014 at 07:44 AM
90.5 +6 G Wildflower light Show2.5 Madras Carrot Medium ShowMay make additions to either/both
in secondary.99Please describe your Madras Carrot. This sounds interesting
Posted in thread: How many gallons of Mead 2014 Edition! on 01-18-2014 at 02:08 AM
that brings it to 67.5 gal
Posted in thread: How many gallons of Mead 2014 Edition! on 01-18-2014 at 02:06 AM
5 1/2 gallons show mead
Posted in thread: Sediment sticking to sides of glass on 11-14-2013 at 03:55 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 03:53 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 02:26 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 02:18 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 07-26-2013 at 11:27 PM
You can use swing tops
Posted in thread: Man, I love Apfelwein on 05-02-2013 at 09:04 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