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  1. Boatboy24 replied to the thread EM for a kit wine.

    Check this thread out: https://www.winemakingtalk.com/threads/extended-maceration-eclipse-lodi-11-cab.55098/

    Dec 14, 2019 at 9:53 PM
  2. Boatboy24 liked geek's post in the thread What's in your glass tonight?.

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  3. Boatboy24 liked geek's post in the thread What's in your glass tonight?.

    [ATTACH] Very good wine, lots of chocolate on the nose, very dry and silky.

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  4. Boatboy24 replied to the thread What's in your glass tonight?.

    @Rocky We're in Chantilly, VA. We have several in the area now, but one opened up about a mile from the house last year.

    Dec 14, 2019 at 5:10 PM
  5. Boatboy24 liked salcoco's post in the thread 21st Greater KC Cellarmasters Wine Classic.

    I hope that is not true with our competition. normally during the judging there is no discussion. However if the score deviate more...

    Dec 14, 2019 at 3:27 PM
  6. Boatboy24 replied to the thread What R you doing today?.

    I've made 4 batches of various kinds of chocolate bark so far this morning. Of course, you have to sample for QA purposes. Should be...

    Dec 14, 2019 at 3:18 PM
  7. Boatboy24 liked Kraffty's post in the thread Post a Meme, any Meme! (no politics).

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  9. Boatboy24 replied to the thread What's in your glass tonight?.

    My first impression was the lack of tannin. Definitely a new world wine, but enjoyable. In line with what seems to be popular these...

    Dec 14, 2019 at 1:30 PM
  10. Boatboy24 liked Johnd's post in the thread Steam Clean Barrels?.

    Typically, bourbon barrels are charred, not just toasted. A barrel that is toasted has a fire burned inside of it in a confined...

    Dec 14, 2019 at 12:50 AM
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  12. Boatboy24 liked NorCal's post in the thread Make it your own, 3 Winemakers, Chardonnay 2017.

    Wow, an oldie from 2017, including my now upgraded, one owner, 200K mile F-150. I made that slide from common materials from Home...

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  13. Boatboy24 liked CDrew's post in the thread 0.998 or better.

    The problem is, it will sit on the gross lees longer than is desirable. You would be at risk for H2S and other similar problems....

    Dec 12, 2019 at 2:58 AM
  14. Boatboy24 liked winointraining's post in the thread HarborFreight vacuum pump problem.

    Thae cordless hammer looks swweeeettt!

    Dec 12, 2019 at 1:36 AM
  15. Boatboy24 replied to the thread UC Davis Online Winemaking Certificate Program.

    That would be tempting if I had the time. A bit pricey, sure. But maybe it'd open up opportunity for a 2nd career in 8 or 9 years;...

    Dec 12, 2019 at 12:26 AM