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Posted in thread: Vacuum Transfer Wine Pump Giveaway on 03-15-2012 at 04:17 PM
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Posted in thread: Salycilc acid on 10-19-2009 at 05:10 PM
3. wiki entry for "salycilic acid" does not mention wine or sulphites. It says "In addition to
being a compound that is chemically similar to but not identical to the active component of
Posted in thread: How much do you drink? on 10-17-2009 at 01:57 AM
If I don't get at least a 6 pack of beer in me everyday I am NOT happy. A 12 pack a day is
normal, though I don't drink the flammable beers, that is about the average.Troy, you'd have to
just to stay ...
Posted in thread: WE Argentine Malbec-Bottled on 10-09-2009 at 05:32 PM
I tasted a sample of my WE Malbec that I've been bulk aging for a couple months. It tasted fine
(for my first attempt) and had good body, so I went ahead and bottled it. I'll try to remember
to fill i...
Posted in thread: Which Selection Estate Cab? on 09-24-2009 at 10:01 PM
I think you made a good choice. A lot of wineries around me here in NorCal feature an Old Vine
Zin from Lodi (that's only one Valley over from me :h). Every one I've had was great. What I've
heard at ...
Posted in thread: Heat Shrink Tops on 09-23-2009 at 05:36 PM
How do you get them on short of the $250 shrinker? I remember seeing the amazing :) actors from
the WinExpert DVD using steam from a tea kettle to put them on. I haven't tried it myself, nor
would I w...
Posted in thread: Bulk aging vs. bottle aging on 09-22-2009 at 10:47 PM
Are there any major differences? Are there pros and cons for each? From my recollection of
geometry (and the results of my google search :h), it would seem that bulk aging reduces the
surface area of ...
Posted in thread: WE Selection Original Viognier... any luck? on 09-21-2009 at 10:34 PM
That's cool. I just found out my local retailer lists all the vineyards around here in CA who
sell grapes. And many will crush/destem for you... I had no idea they did that. Then I'd only
have to rent...
Posted in thread: WE Selection Original Viognier... any luck? on 09-21-2009 at 09:50 PM
I love a good Viognier... which is why my friend picked it. We have some great Viogniers near
me in Livermore Valley.What vineyard did your grapes (or juice) come from?
Posted in thread: WE Selection Original Viognier... any luck? on 09-21-2009 at 09:06 PM
Hi all--A friend bought me a kit as a very early Christmas present (he has the money now, but
is being laid off soon) :?. He'll be getting decent severance but just wanted to get it before
it got too ...