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Old 11-04-2011, 01:52 PM   #1
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Default cider or juice?

I guess I want apfelwine, which calls for juice, but cider seems like an obvious choice.

Pasteurized, etc, OK?

The cider says potassium something other as a preservative, is that OK?

Is juice just more available or is it better than cider?


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Old 11-04-2011, 02:00 PM   #2
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Cider or juice, either one's fine.

You definitely want pasteurized and preservative free. Potassium sorbate will stop the yeast from doing its thing, so steer clear of that stuff.


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I made a good batch using frozen concentrate. The ABV is so high the result is more like a white wine than a hard cider.
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