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Posted in thread: Second Year of Plantation Starting. How to prune?? Help please! on 02-24-2017 at 01:50 PM
Grapeman, I hope all went well with your cataract surgeries! I'm gonna have to do that
too....but not right away! I had a cataract and they did lens replacement on both eyes for me.
When I went in, I ...
Posted in thread: What R you doing today? on 02-24-2017 at 01:46 PM
71F in Milwaukee yesterday, which was not only a record high for that date, and a record high
for February, it was an all-time record high for meteorological winter (Dec. 1 to March 1)
here. Then, thu...
Posted in thread: What R you doing today? on 02-24-2017 at 12:06 PM
heading to NC with ffemt to trim some muscadine vines this weekend. Blended Niagara and concord
to make our blush last night, and bottled 7 cases of our Colonel Bouquet (Niagara, concord,
Posted in thread: Wild Muscadine propagation on 02-23-2017 at 02:58 PM
taste will be affected by the soil which the grapes are grown. Rocky soil will give an earthy
taste due to the minerals absorbed by the plant.
Posted in thread: Semiautomatic corking machine on 02-22-2017 at 12:21 PM
Thanks John, I looked right over that one.... Tell the wife to unplug the clothes dryer.....
Posted in thread: Semiautomatic corking machine on 02-22-2017 at 09:41 AM
is this a three phase unit or is it 110/120 VAC???
Posted in thread: What R you doing today? on 02-20-2017 at 11:52 AM
oaking the Chambourcin with some medium toast plus American oak. Looking for that
Posted in thread: What R you doing today? on 02-19-2017 at 08:11 PM
picked up 35 gal of Niagara and 20 of Chambourcin from Erie today. Took my wife to Erie for a
thank you for her working so hard to make the winery a success. We tasted a few wines, ate at
Posted in thread: Beginning a Winery on 02-19-2017 at 08:07 PM
if your wine is a straight varietal or fruit no formula approval is required. if a blend is
made or flavored wine is made a formula approval is required. in all cases the label must be
approved. all a...
Posted in thread: Beginning a Winery on 02-17-2017 at 12:17 PM
No. Fruit wines are exempt (from what the TTB told me as even they were confused). each LABEL
has to be approved from the TTB. I did do a step by step process on how I made my Cranberry