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    First mead adventure! Need your advice

    Thank you Karamonde, yours sound like a very good advice, I've relaxed a bit and nearly forgot about it, since today that finally my hydrometer arrived. I choosed to take a reading, just to begin to understand the whole thing better. After 11 days from the start... Ailanthus is at 1008...
  2. M

    First mead adventure! Need your advice

    Seems i can't find fermaid-o this is the only nutrient available at the moment. Could it work?
  3. M

    First mead adventure! Need your advice

    Update: yesterday i swirled both and Ailanthus one stopped bubbling after 9 days, what could it be? Unfortunately I'm blind without reading... First reading will be done tomorrow, hopefully. Both have one package of Mangrove jack 05. Temperature of both is 68,72F What could it be?
  4. M

    First mead adventure! Need your advice

    Awesome, thank you! Unfortunately the hydrometer arrived broken, il have to wait few more days for the reading.
  5. M

    First mead adventure! Need your advice

    Today will arrive the correct hydrometer, thanks to Dan O, il take a reading and use it as og
  6. M

    First mead adventure! Need your advice

    Love this community! Thank you so much for all the replies
  7. M

    First mead adventure! Need your advice

    I added maple syrup to the wildflower one, but now i understand i should have not added it in the primary fermentation maybe..
  8. M

    First mead adventure! Need your advice

    I think I bought the wrong hydrometer....
  9. M

    First mead adventure! Need your advice

    Thanks a lot. Should I add it even to the other two that now are happily bubbling? My Sg was out if the scale.... Also I've realized I could have made a mistake to substitute honey with maple i should have added it on top of it, it's ok to add more honey now that is fermenting?
  10. M

    First mead adventure! Need your advice

    Starting gravity? Nope just black tea and chopped raising for tannins.
  11. M

    First mead adventure! Need your advice

    Sgs? What's that for? Nope just tea and raisins for tannins.
  12. M

    First mead adventure! Need your advice

    Hi, thank you for the quick replies. Yes 3.3 lbs of honey ( except the wildflower one that have 2,2 lbs+1,1lbs maple syrup) and then filled with water without measuring, but doing the mats should be approximately 6,834 lbs. Yes I've used a cylinder. I've attached pictures of SaniClean package...
  13. M

    First mead adventure! Need your advice

    Hello, I've started my mess experience with 3 batches. Ailanthus 1,5 kg Ailanthus honey Black Tea Orange zest Raisins Yeast: Mangrove Jack's Mead M05 - g 10 ___________ Lime tree 1,5 kg lime tree honey Black Tea Orange zest Raisins Yeast: Wyeast sweet mead ( 20ml for now) ____________...
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