Last Activity:07-07-2010 7:13 AM
Posted in thread: Doh! So much for that must! on 07-06-2010 at 09:28 AM
Yeah - but at least it is only a gallon - so not a huge loss if it doesn't turn out right.That
was the first thing i told myself too!:: Then again, i might just start cleaning my equipment
with this s...
Posted in thread: Doh! So much for that must! on 07-06-2010 at 09:17 AM
I'm going to stir it daily, see what happens. I guess I don't have to worry about it getting
too oxygenated. I do have to wonder what the chances are of it coming out worth a darn.
Posted in thread: Doh! So much for that must! on 07-06-2010 at 09:08 AM
So, I was bored late last week and had a couple cans of frozen concord concentrate. I decided
to make up a quick gallon batch. I used the Jack Keller Welch's recipe, decided to do it
exactly as he sho...
Posted in thread: My first Skeeter Pee on 07-02-2010 at 11:36 PM
My first batch of SP is still bubbling away int he secondary, although slowly. The second batch
I started last Sunday, well, it finished fermenting in the primary, read 0.990. So I
transferred it to a...
Posted in thread: My first Skeeter Pee on 07-01-2010 at 09:37 AM
Looks good! I assume that's lime?
Posted in thread: Air-Locks on 06-29-2010 at 09:53 AM
I used 3 pieces at first, but for reasons already mentioned I now use only 1-piece airlocks.
Even when there are no visible bubbles in your wine, with a 1-piece you can tell if anything is
Posted in thread: My first Skeeter Pee on 06-29-2010 at 09:48 AM
Well, adding the extra Campden didn't have any adverse effect after letting it sit for 48 hours
in the primary before adding the yeast slurry. The slurry made a HUGE difference over adding
Posted in thread: Announcement: Strange things done in the midnight sun on 06-29-2010 at 09:42 AM
Due North near the North Pole.....then turn due south to Alaska.
Posted in thread: My first Skeeter Pee on 06-27-2010 at 09:50 AM
Well, I've been stirring this stuff up to get the extra sulfite out from my boneheaded move of
adding Campden to that lemon uice!:slp I'll dump the slurry in tonight, or maybe even tomorrow
Posted in thread: My first Skeeter Pee on 06-25-2010 at 11:41 PM
So I'm mixing up the must for a new batch of skeeter pee, when I see the Campden Tablets and
realize I forgot to add them! Good thing I remembered to add that, eh?:slp:slp:slp