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Posted in thread: looking for info on Brianna on 04-25-2013 at 07:51 PM
I hope to have my first harvest of this variety this fall.. From what I've tasted and read
about this grape I've excited about the wine it will make.
Posted in thread: Oaking Fruit Wines on 04-09-2013 at 11:51 PM
Hey UBB! What kind of oak did you use and what quantity? How long are you leaving it in?In the
blackberry I used 3oz of 'West Coast Blend'. It was left in for 9 weeks. I tasted the wine a
month and 1/...
Posted in thread: Oaking Fruit Wines on 04-09-2013 at 09:26 PM
I currently have some blackberry and blueberry bulk aging with oak.FWIW
Posted in thread: Dragon Blood: Triple Berry Skeeter Pee on 04-07-2013 at 10:15 PM
The wife has been on me to make another batch of DB for this summer. So I started it today and
didn't deviate to much from the original recipe:5gal batch.approx 40oz of RealLemon 1 3lb bag
of Sunrise ...
Posted in thread: Paso Robles Custom Home and Ultra-Premium Vineyard For Sale on 04-05-2013 at 02:34 PM
Posted in thread: please help, do I need to cement my end posts? general anchor/trellis post question. on 04-01-2013 at 08:23 PM
FWIW, here is what my end posts look like. Hard to tell but they are at an angle. Dug the holes
using an old ice auger:: and I did use QuikCrete in the holes as well. In the ground since 09
and no pro...
Posted in thread: please help, do I need to cement my end posts? general anchor/trellis post question. on 03-31-2013 at 01:56 AM
I think I like that plan the most as well. Trellis post/deer fence in, then plant vines, then
install trellis wires. I DO more and more like Option 1. I just hope it will be strong enough.
Btw, UBB, w...
Posted in thread: Italian Sangiovese/Cabernet Sauvignon LR on 03-31-2013 at 12:48 AM
I did the KR North Coast Grand Red and loved the "presentation" so much (sounds same as the
Sangiovese Cabernet) that I ordered that kit too. Just had to get another 2.6L super grape
Posted in thread: please help, do I need to cement my end posts? general anchor/trellis post question. on 03-31-2013 at 12:44 AM
There's a point where I see a mix of opinions - plant the vines first or put in your trellis
posts first? I was thinking it would be better to first put in the posts (not the wires). This
way you mini...
Posted in thread: Tart cherry wine recipe on 03-26-2013 at 02:36 PM
I have a thread regarding this subject. Here is the link if you are interested. the wine is
still aging but at last racking it was showing lot's of potential.Good luck!