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  1. Trey Ark

    White Spider Web-like wisps in Wine

    I froze my grapes and berries whenever I had extra left when I would routine grocery shop. Mashed them, pressed them, and put it into a 1-gallon carboy. I put in 1.5 Campden tablets in. Rather be a little over sterilized then vice versa with the potential of them harboring any of the crap nearby...
  2. M

    Is undeluted campden tablets crush safe to drink?

    Hi Chaps, I hope you are doing fine. I'm making wine for the first time. and as part of the process I added crushed campden tablets to the finest I could and added them to the wort/must. It is been 2 weeks now and the powder still floating in the wine!!!!!!! So my question is, is it safe...
  3. Afonso Correia

    Campden tablets and Potassium sorbate

    Hey there Im Im new at this and planning to make a batch of mead I read about it and some places said i i needed to add Potassium sorbate to halt the fermentation process and other places i read i also had to add crushed campden tablets before fermentation Do i need to do both? Crushed campden...
  4. F

    Metabisulphate

    In brewing I use metabisulphate as campden tablets to remove chlorine/chloramine from the water. I know in beer that the boil removes the leftover sulphates. I am about to make my first mead and wanted to do the same but do not know how long I need to boil to do so. Any help appreciated thank you!
  5. B

    Proper use of campden tablets in a recipe that calls for the staggered addition of a sugar source

    I'm very new to all this, but is my intent to brew an oaked apple maple acerglyn by slightly altering this recipe http://meadist.com/making-mead/mead-recipes/sparkling-oaked-acerglyn-maple-mead-recipe/ My plan is to brew about five gallons--as per the recipe--but utilize an appropriate amount of...
  6. Bubbles2

    quick question about Campden tabs

    Thanks for looking in, 1st time wine brewer here, following a post where it calls for Sugar to 1095 O.G, Tannins, Acid blend, campden tab, and Yeast Nutes. let stand for 12 hours. I forgot to order Yeast Nutes.... Do I need to re add another campden tab when the yeast nutes get here? I sealed...
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