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Posted in thread: My First Cider, So far, so ...yum on 08-29-2005 at 10:33 PM
Another way to stop the fermentation, short of the full run, is to use Camden tablets. This
will stop the action on the yeast. This should leave behind more apple flavor. The down side,
in the eyes of...
Posted in thread: Cheatin cider... on 08-29-2005 at 10:22 PM
My recipe was a thing called "Thor's Hammer" and involved five pounds of brown sugar along with
the apple juice. I'm hoping for something that demands a little respect as well.For those of us
Posted in thread: Making Cider on 08-29-2005 at 09:16 PM
October 18th will mark our day to fire up the press and turn a couple bins of apples into
carboys full of golden cider.... My understanding is that I'm looking at nearly a year or so
before it comes i...
Posted in thread: What do you suggest to add to this kit on 08-29-2005 at 09:03 PM
I just did 18oz of honey in my last brew, before reading on the fermentation time on honey....
It's a lot slower than most of the other types of sugars that we use. Not a huge deal, just
know that you...
Posted in thread: DME has to be the stickiest sh*t I've ever seen on 08-29-2005 at 08:57 PM
I'm still in the extract brewing mode, having just bottled my first brew (a big chewy porter),
and transferred my "wheat" to the secondary this weekend.I used LME on the porter, and found
that if I pu...