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Old 06-17-2012, 09:28 PM   #1
Apr 2012
Buffalo, Ny
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Its been bottled for 2 wks at room temp and i opened one to see and there was no carbonation, also the cider tastes like mild jack daniels hahaha... Tis was my first attempt but im still lightly disappointed... Now what? I got about 8 bottles left...

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Old 06-17-2012, 09:41 PM   #2
Nov 2011
Marion, NY
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What gravity reading did you have when you bottled? Did you add any sugar at bottling to carb up?
Originally Posted by Shooter View Post
Oh, and get a hydrometer. Psychic brewing is great and all, but hard numbers get rid of MUCH of the guess work.
"No longer drink only water, but use a little wine for your stomachs sake and your frequent infirmities." ~ 1 Timothy 5:23

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Old 06-17-2012, 10:25 PM   #3
Mar 2010
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I would put them in a warmer location and let them ride for a few weeks. By warmer I mean mid 70's. I find 2 weeks in a bottle usually isn't enough to make them taste all to awesome.

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