Last Activity:11-30-2005 1:41 PM
Posted in thread: malolactic fermentation on 10-24-2005 at 06:58 AM
thanks for the correction Glenvall.... for some reason keep thinking malic acid is the one in
milk, but yes, thats my intent, get rid of the acidic taste to a smoother tasting wine... don't
know how m...
Posted in thread: malolactic fermentation on 10-22-2005 at 07:42 AM
this is the first time i'm trying it, but from my understanding, now that primary ferm is done,
i can MF for the next three months to change the acidic acid into malic acid to soften the feel
of the w...
Posted in thread: malolactic fermentation on 10-21-2005 at 12:17 PM
Posted in thread: malolactic fermentation on 10-20-2005 at 06:51 AM
greetings everyone, i hope wine season has been going well for evryone, my wine is the only
thing giving me sanity right now, (our team is 1-3, and still putting in 90 hours a week just
wanted to dro...
Posted in thread: Great Day in Winemaking--Long Story on 09-01-2005 at 05:40 AM
don't let my bafoonery skeer you away... my first kit was a creshendo, and it went smoothly,
just had a bad night, and first time i tried the funnel... believe me, if you like red wines,
it is definat...
Posted in thread: Wine season approaching!!!! on 08-25-2005 at 09:31 AM
all the advice and well wishes are greatly appreciated, we really have a great group of people
in this forum... and thanks for reminding me about getting my brakes checked, Waldo, i drive up
a big hil...
Posted in thread: 1st kit questions from a Newbie on 08-25-2005 at 09:26 AM
i use an 8 gallon, and it takes up all the space i can afford once the crushed grapes are in
there... i would spend the couple extra dollars (think there about $10, and order some more fun
toys to rat...
Posted in thread: Wine season approaching!!!! on 08-24-2005 at 08:55 AM
didn't know she was going to post the picture w/ me and the teddy bear though!!! i might lose
all my credibility!!! thanks glenval, she's also a great bottler and lasbel maker!!!!!
Posted in thread: Wine season approaching!!!! on 08-24-2005 at 06:00 AM
Thanks guys, it's really appreciated... George was actually one of the first to know, since I
called him the day after about shrink caps... Glenval, you hit it the nail right on the head!!!
Posted in thread: Wine season approaching!!!! on 08-23-2005 at 04:34 PM
damn greedy wineries... fortunately the juice i'm getting comes in 6 gallon tubs to ferment
right in them... good luck w/ the plum wine, heard good things about plum wine... thanks for
the good luck W...