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Old 12-16-2011, 04:55 PM   #1
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Default Adding coconut flavour / aroma?

I've made a pineapple mead that essentially has finished almost down to 1.000 because I was away for a period and forgot about it.

So it will have very little pineapple left to it; I suppose I could sorbate it and add some pineapple juice back to it, to taste.

Now if I wanted to impart a coconut bit to it as well, suggestions on that at the 'finishing' stage?

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Old 12-16-2011, 07:20 PM   #2
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I've used coconut a couple times. I bought unsweetened coconut and toasted it in the oven.

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Old 12-16-2011, 10:59 PM   #3
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Hopheader, are you sure there's no pineapple flavor left? I know it is a delicate aroma but just because it finished dry doesn't mean the flavor is gone. Have you tasted it, if so what does it taste like?
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Dude, it's only a dozen posts below yours.
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