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Posted in thread: Homebrewed Cider & Black on 08-08-2012 at 05:02 PM
if you can get hold of Lowicz Blackcurrant Syrup (440ml) thats great to use..4 liters apple
juiceone bottle of Lowicz Blackcurrant Syrup.1tsp tannin (or very very strong tea)pectin
Posted in thread: Homebrewed Cider & Black on 08-08-2012 at 12:41 PM
Recently I have been craving a cider and black but none of the pubs here in the states serve
them, let alone know what one is. I got to thinking about what it might be like to mix some
cider and black...
Posted in thread: Interesting idea on 07-29-2012 at 04:20 AM
Just to clarify your recipe.... How much is a handle of Bacardi? I assume one and a half
handles is a 1.75 liter bottle but want to make sure. And water to volume is just filling the
keg the rest of t...
Posted in thread: Interesting idea on 07-28-2012 at 05:01 AM
Recipe: 6 1/2 cups of sugar 50 fresh squeezed limes ( don't buy lime juice in a bottle)300
*estimated fresh picked mint leaves (just start growing some it grows like crazy)1 1/2 handles
of Bacardi sup...
Posted in thread: Interesting idea on 07-28-2012 at 03:11 AM
Second update. I just tried the mojito and it is just about perfect. I guess it takes some
finagling with the pressure and time elapsing but I'm confident enough to try a cider now. Also
a note for an...
Posted in thread: Interesting idea on 07-27-2012 at 06:53 PM
Update on my idea. I made the drink last night with 39 degree liquid and 30 psi of co2. I shook
the keg about 200 times then I purged some of the pressure. I tried a glass but most of it was
Posted in thread: Interesting idea on 07-26-2012 at 12:00 PM
I want carbonate some cider for the first time this weekend but I didn't want to mess up a 6
month aged beverage due to newb negligence. So I decided I wanted to carbonate some water first
and make se...
Posted in thread: Apple tree medic needed on 07-09-2012 at 05:45 PM
I live in western NY, just east of Buffalo, and this is my spray regimen. I used to go with an
all organic schedule, but it was never to my satisfaction and I got lots of pests and borers.
Since I swi...
Posted in thread: Apple tree medic needed on 07-09-2012 at 02:57 PM
Just noticed this; we have (what I'm pretty sure is) a big red delicious tree that seems to
produce exceptionally well about every other year, and sits with one or two apples on the off
years. It's ce...