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Posted in thread: Skyrim Mead? on 09-20-2013 at 11:03 PM
Alas, the Norse weren't well known for their brewing, and honey wasn't used very often as it
was too valuable as a sweetener to be used for making alcohol.You do get some references to
mead in the Sag...
Posted in thread: Malkore's (not so) Ancient Orange Mead on 09-10-2013 at 11:25 PM
Just put me one of these on; got a SG of 1.090; added some raisins as well. 4 hours in and
already I've got an inch of foam and a bubble every 9.1 seconds, so it's definitely going to be
Posted in thread: Commercial "Traditional Mead" for a newbie to try? on 09-09-2013 at 12:05 AM
No, there's some orange taste to them. In fact you have to be careful to stick to the recipe as
closely as possible.My first attempt turned out Ok by accident. I made it to 1 imp gallon, not
1 US gall...
Posted in thread: Ancient JOAM? on 09-07-2013 at 07:24 PM
Maybe he drank some and died..
Posted in thread: Skyrim Mead? on 09-07-2013 at 07:22 PM
Given the level of detail Bethesda put into Skyrim, asking them wouldn't actually be a bad
idea.The blacksmithing setup, for instance, is based on a real-world smithy; they visited
various heritage pl...
Posted in thread: Commercial "Traditional Mead" for a newbie to try? on 09-04-2013 at 08:48 AM
In fairness, that's the recipe for ALL mead though...Given the acidity, I was thinking it could
be done with a JAOM-style recipe, or maybe the MAOM variant...I'd love to know though (since
I've not tr...
Posted in thread: Commercial "Traditional Mead" for a newbie to try? on 09-03-2013 at 10:02 PM
Moniack is definitely the best mead I've ever tried. And it's made right here in Scotland
:)Getting it is hard even here though...2 months I've been trying to get some from my usual
supplier in Glasgo...
Posted in thread: Massive DIY wort cooler 96ft long on 11-10-2009 at 04:07 AM
Wow.Been trying to get into home-brewing for a while, and Make featuring your (outstanding)
work led me! Just joined, hope to be on the home-brew train by Xmas.Outstanding work there sir!
All that cop...