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Posted in thread: Apple Wine on 04-15-2007 at 01:44 AM
3 - Gallons Apple Cider - Pasteurized2 - Pounds Cane Sugar or Light Brown Sugar1 - Packet
Montrachet Wine YeastPour 1 gallon of cider in carboy. Add the 2 pounds of sugar and mix well.
Pour in the sec...
Posted in thread: Pumpkin Cider? on 01-12-2006 at 07:00 PM
Sounds tasty, don't see why it wouldn't be good. I have a recipe for pumpkin wine that calls
for 6 pounds of pumpkin meat. Remove seeds and stringy material, then mash or grind into a
nylon straining ...
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Posted in thread: 3 1/2 weeks in secondary, HELP!!! on 12-19-2005 at 04:14 PM
Your still way to early to bottle, I would guess between 10 and 12 weeks before it's ready.
From the batches I've make that's the norm, but that's also with dry wine yeast. May be able to
Posted in thread: Carbonating cider ? Any against it? on 12-18-2005 at 10:12 PM
It's all in what you like. I like it still with no carbonation and usually draw off a gallon or
so at a time straight from a carboy. Sweetness can be controlled in many ways, think the
easiest is in y...
Posted in thread: Cider VS Juice on 12-18-2005 at 12:48 AM
I've used juice and cider, have had good results with both. If I'm buying juice I look for the
stuff that's 100% apple juice with asorbic acid, cider I try and buy the ones that are just
Posted in thread: Cider Yeast on 12-18-2005 at 12:25 AM
Of the choices you've listed, I'd use the Red Star. Red Star does make a couple different
yeasts though, not sure which one your talking about. Not saying the others you've listed are
bad choices, but...
Posted in thread: What Did I Do Wrong? on 12-03-2005 at 10:55 PM
Just a thought, but whenever I use cinnamon, honey, or dark brown sugar the batch tastes like
crap. In my opinion, simple is better. Apple juice, sugar, and yeast.
Posted in thread: Cider bubbling like crazy on 10-27-2005 at 12:48 AM
Everything seems pretty normal, should start to slow down a little in a couple days. From what
I've seen, sounds like your right where it should be for week old stuff. Can't wait until you
give it a t...
Posted in thread: OK, how about this recipe? on 10-19-2005 at 11:43 PM
Forgot to mention, I don't use any tablets. At around 3 months when it's clear and no more
activity is when I draw off 1/2 gallon or sometimes a gallon at a time to drink. I never have
messed around w...