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Posted in thread: Experiment Gone Wrong on 02-20-2010 at 12:02 AM
Mead typically improves greatly with age. How much honey and LME did you use? It's certainly
possible that some time might help things.
Posted in thread: Headspace when racking to secondary (oxidation) on 02-13-2010 at 04:24 PM
you can do a couple of things.1. add clean water to the carboy until it is about an inch below
the stopper.Your not going to want to add over half a gallon of water to a 2.5 gallon batch. It
Posted in thread: Hops up the chimney? on 02-11-2010 at 04:57 PM
I started growing last season, so I'm far from an expert, but I'm pretty sure it would work.
I'd be concerned with how you would harvest hops that were potentially 25 feet up though. My
first year cas...
Posted in thread: Vanilla metheglin on 01-23-2010 at 04:23 PM
Thanks for the replies. My batches have been on the beans for a little over a month now and I'm
happy with the vanilla flavor. Since it sounds like the flavor will mellow over time, I'm
planning to ra...
Posted in thread: Vanilla metheglin on 01-21-2010 at 01:38 AM
After a few smaller batches of JOAM and other "quick" meads, I deceided to try a larger batch.
I started with a base mead consisting to 15# honey (SAMs club), water to 5 gallons, and d47.
Used the SNA...
Posted in thread: Metro Milwaukee Area Group Grain Buy on 01-17-2010 at 06:35 PM
I've been hopping that someone would do a bulk buy in Wisconsin. I'd be down for a few bags,
and possibly splitting some specialties.