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Old 12-16-2012, 10:22 AM   #11
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Originally Posted by dbrump
No it's definitely sweet, you can taste the sugar. I'm wondering if the instructions were printed incorrectly. Adding 4kgs of sugar seems a lot to me, but having said that I'm a novice and I can't comment too much. Youngs is a big company and I'm sure they're right. Interesting about the acid thing though. Might have to investigate.
I've had Munton's kits before and you don't have to add sugar them. They taste ok although they do have a slight twang to the taste (not sugary) Nothing that age can't sort out.

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Old 12-17-2012, 01:52 PM   #12
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Do not dump it.... just make a new batch and in 7 days when the new batch reaches .994 stabilize it and blend it with the sweet wine... you'll have 10 gallons of yummy wine before new years ... wineries almost (or should i say Never) never throw out a batch they just blend it
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Old 10-01-2013, 08:40 AM   #13
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this is my recipe for my apple cider...4 kg of sugar. if you drink it with ice over a hot summer...its perfect. just my two cents.
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