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Old 08-23-2013, 12:41 AM   #1
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I have searched around and only found one recipe on the beautyberry.. Does anyone have any experience with this berry??
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Old 08-23-2013, 08:22 PM   #2
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I'd never heard of it before, but according to wikipedia it's "highly astringent, though a jelly can be made from it." and (this would seem important) it has been used as an insect repellant.

I'd give it a taste & see what you think; if you think it's worth a shot, I say go for it! Should be easy to make a gallon of it just to see if it's worth it to make 6 gallons later.
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Old 09-02-2013, 10:34 PM   #3
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I am curious about this as well. I just took a walk in the woods and found millions, nay billions of these berries.

I mostly brew beer, do not know much about wine, but wondered if a wine can be made from these. Or maybe add to a sour beer, although I would be behind on that one.

Please report back if you tried this or find more info.

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Old 09-07-2015, 08:22 PM   #4
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Originally Posted by tally350z View Post
I have searched around and only found one recipe on the beautyberry.. Does anyone have any experience with this berry??
I just found a S#$% ton of these. What results did you have?

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