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Old 08-11-2012, 06:33 PM   #1
Jul 2012
Wharton, Nj
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How would you go about it? Is it legal? What ABV do you think you could get it to?

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Old 08-11-2012, 11:22 PM   #2
Oct 2010
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I believe they refer to it as freeze concentration. I don't think it is illegal in most places but it really depends on where you live.
Distillation using a still is illegal in most places but freeze concentration not so much from what I understand.

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Old 08-13-2012, 11:08 PM   #3
Dec 2009
Middle of the Mitten, Michigan
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Some freeze and scoop........they place it in the freezer and scoop off the ice crystals as they form.

This is the results from my effort

I placed a 1/2 gallon plastic apple juice bottle in the freezer, left it for a couple of days. To thaw I simply placed upside down over the quart jar. When it was full I placed over the other jar. It is still aging in the pantry on some oak cubes.
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