Coldbreak Brewing HERMS Giveaway!

HomeBrewSupply AMCYL Brew Kettle Giveaway!


Home Brew Forums > Wine, Mead, Cider, Sake & Soda > Cider Forum > What should I make next?
Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 11-10-2007, 02:27 AM   #1
dave47
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Corvallis, Or
Posts: 9
Default What should I make next?

I've got one gallon of apple cider going now, and 5 gallons of Ed Wort's Apfelwein fermenting.

The next batch is going to be 5 gallons, but I ask, what are your opinions?
What I want:
-Between 5-7% abv
-Relatively sweet
-Carbonated or not, no preference.

I have only had what I have fermenting and what Hornsby's has to offer as far as cider goes, and I enjoy Hornsby's Crisp apple over their amber draft, and it is sweeter than the amber. I assume what I can make at home can be much better than either but that's what I've had and really like the stuff because its so easy to drink and actually tastes good too.

Any good recipes or general thoughts? Hell, anything as easy as cider to make, and I'm open to it.


dave47 is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 11-10-2007, 04:19 AM   #2
Adolphus79
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Posts: 530
Default

Make more cider!

Or some cyser...
Adolphus79 is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 11-13-2007, 02:21 PM   #3
macs
HBT_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
macs's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: , Texas
Posts: 128
Liked 2 Times on 2 Posts
Likes Given: 1

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by dave47
I've got one gallon of apple cider going now, and 5 gallons of Ed Wort's Apfelwein fermenting.

The next batch is going to be 5 gallons, but I ask, what are your opinions?
What I want:
-Between 5-7% abv
-Relatively sweet
-Carbonated or not, no preference.

I have only had what I have fermenting and what Hornsby's has to offer as far as cider goes, and I enjoy Hornsby's Crisp apple over their amber draft, and it is sweeter than the amber. I assume what I can make at home can be much better than either but that's what I've had and really like the stuff because its so easy to drink and actually tastes good too.

Any good recipes or general thoughts? Hell, anything as easy as cider to make, and I'm open to it.

Try making Ed Worts Apfelwein recipe, but use Wyeast 3068 liquid yeast instead of Montrachet. It should come out just about the way you wanted as you described above. Cheers!!
macs is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
What did I have and how do I make it? jimmannering General Beer Discussion 4 07-06-2009 03:52 PM
Can I make an ESB out of this? Yavid Recipes/Ingredients 2 04-15-2009 02:06 AM
Help: What did I just make? clindt All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 9 12-17-2008 06:31 PM
Make your own LME tuckferrorists General Techniques 11 01-04-2008 05:44 AM
What to Make? Schlenkerla General Beer Discussion 27 04-07-2007 10:09 PM


Forum Jump

Newest Threads

LATEST SPONSOR DEALS