Last Activity:06-12-2014 11:47 AM
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Posted in thread: Apple Lightning (AppleJack) on 05-12-2014 at 11:38 PM
Add 1 can of frozen concentrate per 1 gallon of finished jack. Terrific
Posted in thread: Show us your cider in a photo!!! on 03-31-2014 at 12:27 PM
Great labels! I wanted to label mine next year. How did you go about making the label?
Posted in thread: Get toasty with AppleJack on 03-15-2014 at 11:36 PM
I've got this down to a science. 6 gallon primary cider recipe of your choice. 2ndary to a five
gallon (glass) with just a few inches if headspace until dry. Transfer to plastic 5 gallon.
Fill to the ...
Posted in thread: Racking 4 gallons into 6 gallon carboy - question about pushing out oxygen with sugar on 03-14-2014 at 09:30 PM
Used to do it all the time. Yes it's a pain in the ass but its not so impractical you can't do
it. The stones are cheap at the local hobby store. As you progress, the way to go is ferment in
a 6 gallo...
Posted in thread: Racking 4 gallons into 6 gallon carboy - question about pushing out oxygen with sugar on 03-14-2014 at 02:32 PM
Buy a 5 gallon Carboy and use marbles to eliminate the headspace
Posted in thread: Temperature? on 02-27-2014 at 12:10 PM
Read the yeast package for optimum temperatures. However, you can ferment at lower temperatures
(and higher ). But the lower the temp, the longer it will take to ferment and I think most
would agree, ...
Posted in thread: Demerara sugar on 02-26-2014 at 03:43 PM
I believe it's just a Turbinado "like" sugar. I do use Turbinado in some ciders. Little
stronger molasses flavor then regular brown sugar
Posted in thread: Freeze concentration experiment on 02-26-2014 at 12:24 AM
Posted in thread: Show us your cider in a photo!!! on 02-25-2014 at 01:59 AM
Bottled: Ice cider, cinnamon Apple jack , a Cyser, Molasses and Brown Sugar. In the background
secondary, Burnt Honey 181973p
Posted in thread: apple jack on 02-24-2014 at 03:51 PM
1 can of AJ concentrate in 1 gallon of finished Jack, add a 1/4 to 1/2 cinnamon stick to each
quart. 1 month later it's awesome and smooth