Everything I have red indicates that:
Reds need significant O2 during AF for most, if not the the entire AF.
Whites or Roses will benefit from...
How are you sparging your bottles?
I have now read all of the posts with the word Argon.
1) Walk me thru their process of sparging fermonters or carboys prior to...
What are you using to write on the bottles?
I use Nomacorcs as well. I would inquire of the company as to their recommendations relative to upright vs. side storage. I think their specs on...
No sur lie stirring for you?
When do you rack following MLF completion?
Why not start the oak process asap?
Impressive reply, certainly appreciate it.
I have been reading up on this, and every other subject, for the last year or so (not as much as you)...
Thank you again for taking the time.
So either innoculate at or about the same time as primary starts, or wait until dry and racked off the gross...
Thank you for that quote.
When does the Prof Toit ( ;-)) recommend innoculation?
And next year I am going to try and co-innoculate towards the middle of primary and see how that goes.
I stir all the time, GENTLY, to make sure the bacteria is not buried. never have a problem with MLF completing. I believe it helps with mouthfeel...
John- Can you please provide a link to the ones you prefer?
You also want to run MLF as a late spontaneous MLF in the bottle is disastrous. Think fizzy wine at a minimum, think popping corks and exploding...
Is it the food grade Brute?
Fill with hot water, one step cleaner, and you should be fine.
Where did you pick this up, if I may ask?
Verified it does NOT turn back on. Sorry.
If set at 60%, it will keep my room fairly stable between 60 and 70 with my cooling system (winter)....
WIth all due respect for a fine product, why use a pump when gravity works. All my fermonsters are ported, and I would much prefer to use the...
Welcome Luke. Where in the FL?
Take a look around MoreWine.com, scroll down to the How To list of links. Amazing free info.
Can also spend some...
So here is what I bought about a month ago:
One heavy Torah as well. :-)
Just thru my phone out the window.
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