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Posted in thread: If I was just starting out, I would go with these kegs on 10-16-2013 at 01:47 PM
If it makes you feel any better CGVT, I am in exactly the situation you stated at the beginning
of this thread. I have home brewed and would like to start kegging now that I have my own
Posted in thread: Show us your cider in a photo!!! on 09-20-2012 at 12:20 AM
Here's a glass of my caramel apple cider... in fact, I am enjoying it right now.:drunk:
Posted in thread: Caramel Apple Hard Cider on 09-18-2012 at 01:16 PM
Just wanted to update. I bottled my last batch on 9/9 and it took about 6 days to carb up good
(maybe because I only did the syrup and 2 cans of concentrate, so a lot less sugar). Had some
Posted in thread: Caramel Apple Hard Cider on 09-08-2012 at 09:49 PM
Getting ready to mix all the fermented cider with the syrup and 2 cans of concentrate in the
bucket prior to bottling... reading before backsweetening...
Posted in thread: Caramel Apple Hard Cider on 09-08-2012 at 08:43 PM
Well, I pulled it out of primary after sitting for 17 days. Made the full batch of carmel
cinnamon syrup and mixed it with 2 cans of concentrate.Added that back in and stirred gently.
Pulled a sample ...
Posted in thread: Caramel Apple Hard Cider on 09-06-2012 at 03:29 PM
Thanks UpstateMike, I'm not going to discount advice from the recipe creator! I will do the
whole batch of carmel syrup and start with one can of concentrate, give it a quick taste and go
from there t...
Posted in thread: Caramel Apple Hard Cider on 09-06-2012 at 01:31 PM
My first 5 gallon batch which was:- 5 gallons of store brand, no preservatives apple juice -
About 3lbs of brown sugar (started with 2lbs, but wanted an OG of 1.70) - pitched Red Star
Posted in thread: Simple hard lemonade/cider questions on 08-24-2012 at 07:36 PM
I think you're out of luck on the lemonade (I've read that page and it seems pretty involved to
get it to work out), but you can definitely do a quick and dirty cider that way. Buy a gallon
Posted in thread: I can't drink beer anymore... on 08-24-2012 at 12:26 AM
I just tried the Crispin original last week and thought it could use a little more flavor.
Although generally good, it tasted a little weak to me.Is it a bad sign that everytime I read
the name of thi...
Posted in thread: Starting a simple cider on 08-24-2012 at 12:18 AM
Well, let me tell you the first difference between champagne yeast and montrachet... came home
from work today and my basement was very fragrant. I don't know if this is the "rhino farts"