Last Activity:10-27-2013 7:49 AM
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Posted in thread: For sale: 100 L marchisio stainless steel vc tank on 10-25-2013 at 07:41 PM
M and M in Hartford has them with the ball knocked out that will fit a demijohn bung. They get
somewhere in the area of $55 for them though.
Posted in thread: Average Yield on Petite Syrah? on 09-14-2013 at 07:42 PM
Did it last year and found that 2.5 gallons per lug was about right. It was the best wine I've
made to date.
Posted in thread: Pomace on 09-14-2013 at 07:40 PM
It would certainly be interesting to put into juice buckets. I my opinion it certainly couldn't
hurt. I use my pomace throughout my entire garden. I've noticed a vast difference in yield and
Posted in thread: Very Simple Aproch to Wine Making on 07-07-2013 at 10:16 PM
Yeah this video kind of grossed me out...watch out for that carbon monoxide!
Posted in thread: Wine Press on 07-07-2013 at 10:02 PM
I am thinking about buying a wine press ? What do I look for so I don't buy a piece of junk?
How much should I have to pay for a pretty good one, not commercial or anything on a big scale,
just for ho...
Posted in thread: Your Grape Wine Fermentation Style on 06-29-2013 at 08:30 PM
Dont over think it. Choose your yeast for your end characteristic you're shooting for and go
for it. Many a wine maker has driven themselves crazy worrying about temperature. Winemaking is
an art cloa...
Posted in thread: Should grapes with some mold be trashed? on 06-10-2013 at 11:32 AM
I've added 90ppm to my ugly looking grapes when I really go nuclear. I do 50ppm for normal
grapes. Good to see you're going good.
Posted in thread: Wine Protection During MLF on 04-15-2013 at 06:47 PM
Battonage, or stirring the lees, is an optional practice but it helps to introduce the
nutrients in the lees back into the wine to help the MLF along. I've made a point to do it and
I've skipped it an...
Posted in thread: Ph ta #'s for cab sav on 04-03-2013 at 08:00 AM
Posted in thread: Places that will ship grapes? on 03-31-2013 at 09:17 AM
M and M in Hartford can probably work something out with you. It's not that far all things