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Posted in thread: An Exceptional Tasting at the Domaine Rapet on 08-11-2016 at 10:33 AM
Wow! Sounds like you had a great experience! I'd really enjoy reading more about your visit to
Domaine Rapet Pere et Fils in Pernand-Vergelesse,
Posted in thread: oak barrel aging red blend wine from a kit on 08-06-2016 at 02:07 AM
Looking forward to it!
Posted in thread: oak barrel aging red blend wine from a kit on 08-04-2016 at 09:27 AM
Three months should be fine, just make sure that you taste and top off every 3 weeks or so, if
the wine was a Bordeaux blend, the Cab Sav can take more oak, but again, it really depends on
what you li...
Posted in thread: oak barrel aging red blend wine from a kit on 08-03-2016 at 06:12 PM
Steveb3,Getting a better wine kit was a good idea, Winexpert offers high end kits such as the
blend (GSM ) that you are making.As far as the barrel, is the barrel a 6 gallon barrel? If this
is the fir...
Posted in thread: yellow spots on my Mt. Hood leaves on 07-22-2016 at 06:01 AM
Have you looked for signs of spider mites or aphids?To check for spider mites, take a plain
piece of printer paper or a paper plant and hold it under a leaf, gently tap on the top of the
leaf and see ...
Posted in thread: Mixed berry wine? on 07-22-2016 at 03:58 AM
I use between 4-5 lbs of fruit per gallon, but adding more will make it better yet.
Posted in thread: Reusing a skanky grain bag on 07-10-2016 at 02:27 PM
When in doubt - toss it out...
Posted in thread: Three gallon wine kit? on 07-10-2016 at 02:21 PM
I can relate to back pains from lifting, bending over to bottle and so forth, about 4 years ago
I started looking into pumps and came across the All In One Wine Pump not only did it fit my
Posted in thread: Citrusy IPA Recipe... Critique Needed! on 07-07-2016 at 07:00 AM
If you're looking to make a floral and citrusy IPA, I recommend using Centennial hops, its
aroma profile is floral & citrus. I just brewed almost exactly what you are describing, a
Posted in thread: Mixed berry wine? on 07-06-2016 at 03:47 AM
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