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Posted in thread: think i have had too much apple pie. on 12-06-2013 at 06:36 AM
We watch the news, not to see what's happening, but to feel better about ourselves...because
there's some goofy people out there!
Posted in thread: Ghetto Wine Storage Contest, Anyone? on 12-06-2013 at 06:32 AM
I was thinking the same thing when I first saw it. I don't think that vinegar bottle is going
to hold it up! Like any ghetto wine rack, it's probably sturdier than it looks...hopefully.
Posted in thread: WMT (Unofficial) Welch's Wine Competition on 12-06-2013 at 06:27 AM
I'm headed home from work to stir mine up and see how they're doing. Attempting the
extraordinary can result in calamity...or...triumph! :br
Posted in thread: Chocolate Orange Port...that's right! on 12-06-2013 at 06:19 AM
I racked mine and had a taste last week. It's pretty good. Per Joeswine's suggestion, I added
some orange zest to soak in mine, and a bit of oak powder---cause I like oak. I'm not touching
mine for a ...
Posted in thread: Post your labels here on 12-05-2013 at 07:33 PM
Who was it that was doing all of the pin-up girl labels? Those were very good! Makes grandpa
Moody look pretty silly! ::
Posted in thread: WMT (Unofficial) Welch's Wine Competition on 12-05-2013 at 07:29 PM
Dave place a small ceramic heater by your wines. That is what I use in my basement next to any
wine that is still in the fermenting stages. I've got several brew belts. I used to use them
all the time...
Posted in thread: Post your labels here on 12-05-2013 at 06:13 PM
dave, did you make this a port , are just add sugar and sorbate..I have to get u to start
making a port....dang it. man/ This was a cabernet kit. I used blackberries in the primary for
that special ta...
Posted in thread: Post your labels here on 12-05-2013 at 05:49 PM
The family adults requested a sweet red for Christmas, so I made them a Blackberry Cabernet
Sauvignon using local blackberries. I've dedicated this one to my Grandmother's Grandfather on
my Dad's side...
Posted in thread: Ghetto Wine Storage Contest, Anyone? on 12-05-2013 at 05:11 PM
Yes. The one I built was under my basement stairs. Two pieces of fencing spaced about 6" apart
and about an inch from the wall. I eventually added some small 6" turn buckles to keep the
Posted in thread: Ghetto Wine Storage Contest, Anyone? on 12-05-2013 at 03:58 PM
Mine's not ghetto. Mine's redneck. Goat fence and turn buckles. I need to take an after photo
of it now with wine bottles in it!