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Old 11-20-2008, 01:51 PM   #1
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I post this almost jokingly, but i was also wondering opinions... is fresh carrot juice able to be fermented? In theory, could one make carrot mead or carrot cider?
Hm, i might try to make a pint or at most a gal of carrot cider just to see. If its nasty, it could make a good white elephant gift...


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Old 11-20-2008, 01:58 PM   #2
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Yes, and I believe Orfy made a carrot wine. I've never made it, but I would if I had enough carrots. I have a recipe somewhere in a book that I'll try to dig up later today. (I have an appointment in about 15 minutes!)


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Old 11-20-2008, 02:18 PM   #3
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Default hard apple/carrot cider

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I post this almost jokingly, but i was also wondering opinions... is fresh carrot juice able to be fermented? In theory, could one make carrot mead or carrot cider?
Hm, i might try to make a pint or at most a gal of carrot cider just to see. If its nasty, it could make a good white elephant gift...
I've always loved fresh carrot juice from the juicer, and even better is adding a couple apples to the mix - apple/carrot juice is heavenly!!! Well, just think about the possibilities - hard apple cider is great; why not add carrots and a little honey for a carro-cyser !!!
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Old 11-22-2008, 11:20 AM   #4
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Carro-cyser sounds like an updhoch.
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So I just tried a batch of apple carrot cider. Has honey, but only about half cup dry mes. Cup. For a half gal batch I used macintost and granny smith apples and 3 carrots. Pasturized and topped up with water. Email me for full recipe if you would like to try it. Im only.going to ferment for a couple days and bottle. Ill keep you guys posted
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That is a great way of getting your inbox spammed, if not worse. If you're giving out your e-mail publicly, do it like this: "bla_bla_@_gmail_.com (remove all the _)" or something similar. Expecially if your passwords are weak. Often people go to forums, browse the user list and try a username and use their nickname backwards as password. If it works, and there are always people with stupid passwords - they will try your e-mail too.

Edit: removed his e-mail from my post.
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That is a great way of getting your inbox spammed, if not worse. If you're giving out your e-mail publicly, do it like this: "bla_bla_@_gmail_.com (remove all the _)" or something similar. Expecially if your passwords are weak. Often people go to forums, browse the user list and try a username and use their nickname backwards as password. If it works, and there are always people with stupid passwords - they will try your e-mail too.
Thanks for the advice. I changed it I hope that works
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So I just tried a batch of apple carrot cider. Has honey, but only about half cup dry mes. Cup. For a half gal batch I used macintost and granny smith apples and 3 carrots. Pasturized and topped up with water. Email me for full recipe if you would like to try it. Im only.going to ferment for a couple days and bottle. Ill keep you guys posted
This sounds like a great experiment & I'd like to try some carrot cyser myself. Krausen, please email me your recipe: anplica(at)gmail(dot)com. Anyone else have tips for how much carrot juice to add to a standard cyser recipe for a newbie?

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I made a carrot mead before. Can you guess which one is it?



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