Last Activity:10-11-2009 5:38 PM
Posted in thread: stainless tank on 09-28-2009 at 11:45 PM
You definitly want to use teflon tape on all the male threads. Make sure you put it on in the
direction you will be screwing the thread. This way the tape tightens as you turn forming a
Posted in thread: stainless tank on 09-25-2009 at 12:27 AM
Side thought. I also picked up a breathable bung to replace the crappy marble airlock. This
works a lot better too!!!
Posted in thread: White Merlot PH on 09-25-2009 at 12:26 AM
I have 18 gallons of California juice ready to buble. I just checked the PH and TA. The PH will
only finish at about 3.02 while the TA is falling at about .8. These numbers are questionible
to me. Doe...
Posted in thread: stainless tank on 09-25-2009 at 12:22 AM
I purchased a rubber gasket for my two tanks. The vinyl sucked! The rubber gasket is like a
bike tire. I have had it stay in the green for 2 weeks now with no refill. They are a bit
expensive, but wel...
Posted in thread: Favorite Wine on 07-12-2009 at 07:49 PM
I'll be honest. I love my Lambrusco!!!
Posted in thread: Immersion coil on 07-12-2009 at 11:33 AM
It is one of the UC Davis methods. I learned of it from Alison Crowes book composed for
Winemaker's Magazine. She says she uses, and suggests, the stainless steal Immersian Coil. Its
a product that is...
Posted in thread: Wine Room (with pics) on 07-12-2009 at 10:40 AM
Posted in thread: Immersion coil on 07-12-2009 at 10:36 AM
I read somewhere that an immersion coil, essentially the wine making terminology for a wort
chiller, can be a great way to increase must temperature during those chilly winter months. I
was thinking a...
Posted in thread: Mini Jet for transfer on 07-12-2009 at 10:30 AM
So instead I decided to pick up a used superjet. One word, wow. It makes racking and transfer
so much easier!!!
Posted in thread: Pics of My New Winery!! on 06-13-2009 at 11:56 PM
I already started working on the second