Last Activity:10-24-2012 11:35 AM
Posted in thread: What are you making and what have you made ??? on 04-25-2012 at 06:05 PM
It probably is a good idea that you are not making wine in a muslin country but would you be
able to dry the fruit and take it with you when you leave? I didn't think of drying. Excellent
idea as the ...
Posted in thread: How to Calculate Wine ABV % on 04-25-2012 at 05:42 PM
DD, as you say they are all close. Do you know that the ABV as stated on a bottle of commercial
wine can be plus or minus 1%? So what you see on those bottles is not dead on accurate either.
But, if y...
Posted in thread: What are you making and what have you made ??? on 04-25-2012 at 05:40 PM
bombs as an exploding 1 gallon growler in my bedroom after backsweeting and putting a screw on
cap on it, thank god it wasnt a red wine. from now on bubbler goes back on them for a few days
and keep t...
Posted in thread: Wine making in review on 04-25-2012 at 05:28 PM
Since all my winemaking is on hold for another 17 months, I'm reviewing what I learned when I
was brewing in GE. Most of my wines were wild fruit or flower based. Some were okay but I can
Posted in thread: What are you making and what have you made ??? on 04-25-2012 at 05:11 PM
I moved to Turkey and put ALL of my brewing equipment into storage thinking it wouldn't be such
a good idea to brew in a Muslim country. I am missing out on a tremendous opportunity! There is
so much ...
Posted in thread: Lessons Learned from the Newbie on 09-21-2011 at 10:28 AM
LOL that is really funny. I can see myself doing something like that being preoccupied after a
long day and trying to get things all cleaned up.
Posted in thread: 09 results on 05-16-2010 at 02:31 PM
I sure hope so because as it stands now it is not nice at all. LOL
Posted in thread: 09 results on 05-16-2010 at 12:26 PM
Hey DJ, I started using Jack Kellers recipes. I followed them to the tee. I also found a couple
of recipes off this website. I learned from the first year to take detailed notes and document
Posted in thread: 09 results on 05-16-2010 at 12:13 PM
Tom, I did! In 07 my husband and I just got startedbrewing via the internet. Then we moved to
GE. So in the year's break from brewing, I read both Jack Kellers website tidbits and then this
forum. I a...
Posted in thread: Orange Banana,,,, on 05-15-2010 at 03:57 AM
This sounds like it could be a delightful wine but question the peels. I used limes with my
strawberry last year and they overpowered the entire flavor. Not nice at all. It should be
interesting to se...