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Posted in thread: thinking about tackling a white grape peach on 10-08-2013 at 12:43 AM
As I wrote in the title... I'm trying to figure out any improvement upon Jack Keller's white
grape peach wine from concentrate. He calls for 2 cans per gallon and 1 1/4 #s sugar. If I
wanted to change...
Posted in thread: high tannin in blackberry wine on 10-06-2013 at 01:04 AM
Sorry, I think I'll clarify (pardon the pun). I think I'll give it a couple of weeks
undisturbed to see if any more lees falls. Then add sparkeloid. Then at that point how long
should I give the spark...
Posted in thread: high tannin in blackberry wine on 10-05-2013 at 10:52 PM
How long should I give it?
Posted in thread: high tannin in blackberry wine on 10-05-2013 at 08:37 PM
Then just follow the instructions right? I'm not sure how much lees would still be there,
there's awesome color and it didn't seem terribly cloudy, but shining a light through it did
show there is a t...
Posted in thread: high tannin in blackberry wine on 10-05-2013 at 08:20 PM
I made March 8. When I racked it there was quite a bit of a blackberry colored gunk at the top
of the carboy. As far as I can tell it is st dropping some blackish lees
Posted in thread: high tannin in blackberry wine on 10-05-2013 at 08:01 PM
Hey all,It's been a long while since I've been here. So I started a blackberry wine in March.
4# blackberries/gal. Narbonne yeast, 3# sugar/gal. Og was 1.115 when I started. Turns out I
left the fruit...
Posted in thread: Question About A New Mead I've Produced on 12-11-2012 at 03:29 AM
That's the nice thing about home brew. You can do whatever you want with it. Bottle it and
drink some while the rest of it ages. My general thought is age never hurts. Except in our own
Posted in thread: Question About A New Mead I've Produced on 12-09-2012 at 06:43 AM
Sorry to hear about your house, that whole sandy crap is still bugging a lot of people too. As
for your mead, while I am still new, with only a year in and less than 20 gallons, I would
repitch the sa...
Posted in thread: Crap!!! on 12-08-2012 at 06:52 PM
So according to this thread made my braggot. Well life happened and I have not yet racked it
to secondary for whatever reason. Before I open the lid for the first time, do you guys think I
Posted in thread: Hydrometer Broke...help with OG estimate on 09-28-2012 at 10:36 PM
have you checked the FAQ? There is a calculator/excel spreadsheet in there. It is entirely