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    Coconut water during ferment?

    Anyone use some coconut water in your recipe during the ferment for a tropical wine? In contemplating it to get a little of that flavor.
  2. K

    Cranberry hard lemonade stuck

    Update, hydrometer finally reads 1.000
  3. K

    Cranberry hard lemonade stuck

    How long until a wine could go bad before its fermented dry?
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    Cranberry hard lemonade stuck

    Hydrometer.
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    Cranberry hard lemonade stuck

    Hello, I made a 6 gallon batch of this, started with spg of 1.070 and a temp of 70 degrees, pitched yeast on 12/30 with a yeast starter. Fermented down to 1.050 and stalled, added another packet of EC-118 and nothing happened. I hydrated yet another pack of EC_118 and pitched it on 1/7 my spg...
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    Fermentation after stabilization?

    Yes, I did degass, I supposed if it is still releasing co2 its not going to clear
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    Fermentation after stabilization?

    So I racked my wine from the primary into a 6 gallon carboy, spg was .997. Used metabisulfite and sorbate, added clearing agent, weird thing is there is bubbling and gas escaping the airlock, any thoughts?
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    Acidic wine

    What is a good yeast for acidic wine, used EC-118 in some hard lemonade, its been 3 days and hasn't started yet? Thanks
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    SP wont start

    I wouldnt be worried, its only been 14 hours, I've had EC 118 take up to a couple days to start.
  10. K

    SP wont start

    Good news, after pitching a new packet of EC 118 its rolling now, temp is 70 and spg down to 1.067, I must have had an old packet of yeast.
  11. K

    SP wont start

    My mistake on the temp must have typed wrong it was 69, I've never had 118 not start at that temp, I pitched another packet of yeast tonight.
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    SP wont start

    Hydrated yeast, pitched it on Feb 21st temp 60, spg 1.075. As if today no fermentation, should I do a starter? I used EC-118
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    Super kleer issues

    I basically pushed all of that junk back down into the carboy and replaced the airlock. Do you recommend I just leave it sit to clear as much as possible and then re rack it?
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    Super kleer issues

    I recently made a 6 gallon batch of blueberry beet wine. Fermentation went fine, when spg dropped to .994 I degassed added sorbate and metabisulphate, then I added super kleer. I noticed in the carboy after 2 days heavy skum and crud formed at the top of the car boy and flowed out the airlock...
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