Last Activity:12-24-2013 1:52 PM
Posted in thread: Lactomel Question on 11-12-2013 at 06:14 PM
This is really interesting. Where did you find this recipe and what does it taste like?
Posted in thread: Extreme Frustration; What am I doing wrong?!! on 05-17-2013 at 10:48 PM
One thing no one has mentioned yet is the bungs/airlocks that are used on the better bottle.
Are your bungs really tight? Are they old? Sanitized well? Maybe they aren't properly closing
off the air a...
Posted in thread: Oak Barrel on 05-16-2013 at 06:58 PM
I just received a 5 gallon barrel and I was wondering the same thing. Would the sulfur strip
effect my barley wine?
Posted in thread: Bee populations dropping. on 05-13-2013 at 11:58 PM
Saw this article today. Wonder how it is going to effect our honey prices in the future.
Posted in thread: Wild idea on 05-03-2013 at 08:59 PM
How did this turn out? Is it still in secondary? I am thinking about doing a similar mead would
like to hear if it was any good :).
Posted in thread: mead clearing on 04-30-2013 at 10:13 PM
Thanks for that list Zaffo!
Posted in thread: mead clearing on 04-29-2013 at 10:33 PM
I am wondering the same thing. I have a mead that has been in secondary for about 5 months now
and is still pretty cloudy. It is a simple wildflower mead of about 5 gallons. Should I rack to
Posted in thread: Sweet strawberry mead on 12-11-2012 at 05:29 PM
Have any pictures?
Posted in thread: New Cider Experiments; Cranapple and Strawberry on 11-29-2012 at 05:19 PM
I wouldn't think that it would get that high that fast. It took 3 weeks for my last melomel to
reach ~12%. I guess anything is possible, maybe it just needs some nutrient or time to get back
Posted in thread: New Cider Experiments; Cranapple and Strawberry on 11-29-2012 at 12:09 AM
Why don't you try a strawberry extract? This could add the strawberry flavors that you are
looking for. I think I'm going to try this but I might add the strawberry to a secondary. Did
you have any pr...