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Posted in thread: WV washington riesling on 12-07-2013 at 07:57 PM
Question- Racked this batch nov 23rd and was wondering if it would be possible to start
clearing it a couple days early so i can bottle it for the holidays?The instructions put me at
adding the cleari...
Posted in thread: Timeline for winemaking from juice pails? on 12-07-2013 at 07:51 PM
Bottle Juice buckets in 60 days? I would age the whites at least 6 months, then cold stabilize.
Make sure that you test the SO2 levels and have the carboys topped well.Not a fan of bottle
Posted in thread: Timeline for winemaking from juice pails? on 12-07-2013 at 12:49 AM
Well you shouldn't doubt your skills. Youve done just about everything I would up to this
point! :-)From here on I advise letting it sit and ferment out. Because you racked over this
could take a few ...
Posted in thread: Angry Orchard 1.030 on 12-06-2013 at 11:44 PM
Thanks for your help. I just tried my batch after two days vigorous fermentation and it tastes
great. Just for the record it maybe less sweet than angry orchard already.Hey, as long as YOU
like it tha...
Posted in thread: I'm on to something on 12-06-2013 at 09:13 PM
Sounds interesting. I have never used pear in my cider before, how much did you use and do you
feel like it added a significant flavor addition?
Posted in thread: Angry Orchard 1.030 on 12-06-2013 at 07:22 PM
Most of the big name ciders are VERY sweet. I have a local orchard that makes hard cider and
its much dryer than AO but it is still very crisp and it has nice apple aromas. I just recently
tried an im...
Posted in thread: Angry Orchard 1.030 on 12-06-2013 at 02:12 PM
I was trying to get a ballpark on how much to back sweeten a batch of cider if needed. I took a
gravity reading of an Angry Orchard and it was 1.030. It was pretty sweet but I would have
Posted in thread: Kit selection on 12-05-2013 at 10:33 PM
Aloha,I'm coming back from a deployment and SWMBO has decreed that I shall make her wine. She
loves moscato, so I was looking at the Vintner's Reserve California Muscat as well as the
Posted in thread: You know you're a home brewer when? on 12-05-2013 at 06:00 PM
When the wife says to you 'What do you want for christmas?' then stops and says' Nevermind, the
gift certificate from the home brew shop will cost me enough.'
Posted in thread: Quick alcohol content question... on 12-05-2013 at 05:48 PM
I hope so! Good luck!