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Posted in thread: Making prickly pear juice for mead on 10-08-2010 at 08:30 AM
Well, it was my first time using them, so I have to go by my first impressions. It tasted a
little melony to me. Milder then I expected I guess. Seems like a good compliment to hte mead.
Posted in thread: Making prickly pear juice for mead on 10-07-2010 at 05:24 PM
So, I tried out the idea from the Joy of Homebrewing and made a 5 gallon batch of mesquite
honey mead about a year ago.I wanted to add prickly pear juice, but couldn't find any for the
longest time. F...
Posted in thread: Dealing with self-pressed cider on 10-31-2009 at 09:27 PM
Ok, well being that I want to make this more appley tasting. How about .6 lbs of honey w/ S04.
Otherwise what type of sugar would you add?
Posted in thread: Dealing with self-pressed cider on 10-31-2009 at 09:10 PM
Alright, I think I'll try that. I have some DME on hand. So I'll try half a pound of DME with
my 1 gallon of cider. Put a camden tablet in overnight, then pitch some s-04. Watch it until
it's at .015 ...
Posted in thread: Dealing with self-pressed cider on 10-31-2009 at 06:27 PM
So I went to a farm the other day and pressed a gallon of cider from some apples. I've made
beer and mead so I figured I might as well ferment this guy out and see what it's like.I've
read the yeast g...
Posted in thread: sassafras alternative on 10-03-2009 at 12:52 AM
I've heard the modern root beer taste her in the US at least is from wintergreen.
Posted in thread: Lady at work wants to make Boons Farm... on 10-03-2009 at 12:41 AM
Ugh, I remember many a bad night when there was Boone's Farm on sale for $.99 a bottle back in
Posted in thread: Another Perlick group buy on 09-30-2009 at 04:51 PM
Woooh, so what's this shank people are talking about. I need that for a kegerator right? Can
someone link it to me on AHS.
Posted in thread: 5, 6, 7, 8, an 10 gallon stainless pots for sale on 09-29-2009 at 10:36 PM
Yeah, I too was hoping for a 15 gallon.
Posted in thread: Magnetic stir plate on Ebay - not mine on 09-29-2009 at 10:35 PM
Well, that one won't have a lifetime guarantee and there is still a bit of time left on that