Last Activity:06-27-2011 1:53 PM
Posted in thread: Exceptional Mead on 1st Attempt! on 06-27-2011 at 01:50 PM
Did final racking last night. Going to finally bottle this in a month. :)
Posted in thread: Almost bottling time for varietal mead on 06-27-2011 at 01:45 PM
BTW I'll post a photo of this before bottling -- just tried now, but as it is night time the
amber colour doesn't show up very nicely under flash.
Posted in thread: Almost bottling time for varietal mead on 06-27-2011 at 01:41 PM
Wow. Somehow my carboys just sat for the almost 2 years, waiting for me to "get around to" the
final racking. Last night my wife threatened to dump everything if I didn't get my ass in
Posted in thread: Almost bottling time for varietal mead on 09-30-2009 at 02:40 PM
Hi,I have about 7 gallons of gorgeous looking mead almost ready for the bottle. Hard to believe
I started this in early May of 2008! I was planning on bottling it in summer of this year
Posted in thread: Impossible! Triple Chocolate Stout label on 09-28-2009 at 01:48 PM
Wow, that label is awesome and the stout sounds like it is too. This could be sold
Posted in thread: Label suggestion for mead - birth of daughter on 09-12-2009 at 02:29 AM
Very nice ideas, indeed. Thanks! :)
Posted in thread: Label suggestion for mead - birth of daughter on 09-06-2009 at 11:15 AM
Hi,I made over 6 gallons of mead using a blend of different honeys, which is now ready for
bottling. In honour of my first(?) daughter's birth this year, I have decided to call it
"Anika's Blend". Sin...
Posted in thread: Bulk age or Bottle age... on 09-06-2009 at 10:19 AM
I had a 6 gallon batch start fermenting again after *one year* in the carboy. I wanted to
ensure the batch was thoroughly degassed, so I started stirring it which led to a further month
Posted in thread: Exceptional Mead on 1st Attempt! on 06-06-2009 at 02:36 PM
Yaeyama? Well if you're talking Japan then, howdy neighbor! My mom was from Kohama. I was born
on Okinawa. I spent a couple of summers on Kohama when I was young. What island are you on?I'm
in Tokyo, ...
Posted in thread: Exceptional Mead on 1st Attempt! on 06-06-2009 at 02:32 PM
I haven't gotten around to bottling yet! So, it looks *identical* to the photos I posted back
in February. I had planned on calling this, "Anika's Blend" and bottling it around the time of
my first da...