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Posted in thread: Joe's Ancient Orange Mead on 08-31-2015 at 05:43 PM
I threw this mess together yesterday. Will be updating how it goes. I'm expecting a very
noticeable difference in this batch. The pepper was super small and I decided against keeping
the seeds in.Time...
Posted in thread: 2015 Hop garden photo thread on 08-31-2015 at 03:25 PM
So did a harvest ale this weekend with 1/4lb of wet hops from my four producers comet, chinook,
cent, and cascadeSaid brew day:Strike and sparge water hopped (yes overkill but hey why not
Posted in thread: Joe's Ancient Orange Mead on 08-29-2015 at 08:07 PM
Holey floating crud!! Ok, if you have a lot of yeast sediment in your secondary, probably do
not try to bottle from that fermenter.Half way through the gallon and the bottle slipped on
counter as I tr...
Posted in thread: Joe's Ancient Orange Mead on 08-28-2015 at 08:14 PM
it's highly subjective. But I wouldn't do it - I love spices and spicy food, but for every beer
with peppers that I enjoyed, there must be a dozen that I hated. Plus this mead will already
Posted in thread: Ran outta airlocks, just bunged it. on 08-28-2015 at 05:40 PM
LOL...this could'a gone badly I guess. I 'assumed' that fermentation was over and I had watched
to make sure the stopper didn't get blown out over a couple days.This test batch had been
stoppered up a...
Posted in thread: 2015 Hop garden photo thread on 08-28-2015 at 03:56 PM
I've been avoiding this thread because I have been bad to my hops this year. Everything
survived the winter in pots buried under leaves. They were all strung and treated nicely to get
them to start......
Posted in thread: Joe's Ancient Orange Mead on 08-28-2015 at 02:37 PM
Sorry if this has been asked, has anyone made this without the orange? I'm allergic to citric
acid and I don't know how I will handle fermented citrus.So, being somewhat inquisitive I tried
to look in...
Posted in thread: Joe's Ancient Orange Mead on 08-26-2015 at 07:55 PM
Well....should?...lol. I have bottled at 8 weeks with no problems. :D
Posted in thread: Why does youtube think I have diabetes? on 08-26-2015 at 06:24 PM
Literally every time I start a video I get that damn diabetes ad. Wonder if I need to get to
the doctor soon?
Posted in thread: Joe's Ancient Orange Mead on 08-26-2015 at 06:08 PM
Yep, looks good!Aug 25, 7 weeks in. All fruit (except maybe a few raisins) have dropped. The
liquid is very clear