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Posted in thread: Critique my recipe: Persimmon Melomel on 04-02-2012 at 09:17 PM
My favorite honey for mead is Tupelo, by a lot. It has a spiciness that would be really good
with persimmons.I've got two gallons of tupelo honey/pineapple/coconut melomel (Pinacoladamel?)
Posted in thread: Critique my recipe: Persimmon Melomel on 04-02-2012 at 02:12 AM
I think this sounds phenomenal. Good luck. Don't ditch the vanilla bean!
Posted in thread: Mountain dew mead!!!! on 03-28-2012 at 07:26 PM
well, we are stretching out the definition of mead a bit .. I tend to think simply using a
percentage of honey as a fermentable does not a mead make as well....
Posted in thread: No bubbles, HELP! on 03-26-2012 at 04:32 PM
Did you boil your mead?
Posted in thread: Thoughts on first glass of mead on 03-25-2012 at 01:05 PM
I am especially not a fan of Redstone. I do find, interestingly enough, that now that I've
tried what I would consider a good representative sampling of home created meads that they are
far and away l...
Posted in thread: End of the world help. on 03-21-2012 at 08:41 PM
1. When it stops fermenting2. when it stops fermenting but i would think it'd be a PITA to do
it at bottling time (but sure, you could)3. no, see #2
Posted in thread: Total newbie, simple advice question. on 03-14-2012 at 11:03 AM
...Or should I just stick to a simple traditional recipe for my first batch and leave the extra
flavoring stuff for later?I regret not making a JAOM first, but do whatever your fancy
dictates! This is...
Posted in thread: Another 1 liter grenade recipe on 03-14-2012 at 12:45 AM
i threw up in my mouth a little bit thinking about it but then again, i hate celery... good
luck with it...
Posted in thread: cherry melomel on 03-13-2012 at 02:57 AM
If you are near a store (petco, petsmart, I'm sure others) that sells aquariums you can buy a
hydrometer for far less than the cost of 3.5lbs of honey (petco sells one for 3.99 that has a
Posted in thread: cherry melomel on 03-13-2012 at 01:59 AM
I would think getting a hydrometer would be a pretty good start. Are you making this one with
baker's yeast as well?