Search results

Winemaking Talk - Winemaking Forum

Help Support Winemaking Talk - Winemaking Forum:

  1. vernsgal


    Haven't been on here for a few years but was happy to see a few familiar names tonight. Hope everyone is doing well!
  2. vernsgal

    Happy Thanksgivings!

  3. vernsgal

    This is real!

    Saw this today and thought I'd share
  4. vernsgal

    squall or tornada?

    Not really sure what hit us the other night but it was real scary. Sitting at home when all of a sudden rain pounded harder than I ever saw. Wind was blowing the trees so they were bent in half.At one moment the house shook and we were sure a tree came down on us but we were lucky.This lasted...
  5. vernsgal


    I have some wine I'm giving to a friend for her family reunion. She asked if I could change the labels and put their family logo on it. I think it would be easier to just rebottle the wine and then label rather than trying to get old labels off with wine in bottles. Would this hurt the wine...
  6. vernsgal

    RJ Spagnols Grand Cru

    I opened this wine today and found activity! It's a GC bottled July 2014. I backsweetened to 1.004 for hubby. I added sorbate before sugar.Has gone down to 1.001 I opened 5 others from same batch and found nothing but normal. Why one and not others?
  7. vernsgal

    Hi! I'm back!!

    Wow what a time. For those who recall and those who don't know, I left at the end of May to go look after my mother inlaw who suffers from alzheimer's.What a horrible disease. I really can't say who I feel worse for, those who have it, or those who have to watch someone they love suffer...
  8. vernsgal


    I just read that Shiraz and syrah are the same.Shiraz the Australian name for France's syrah.Can they be the same if grapes are grown in different countries? I thought soil,climate etc attributed to taste?
  9. vernsgal

    Fort McMurray

    Our thought are on everyone fleeing and the courageous people fighting this enormous fire
  10. vernsgal

    True beer

    True beer guys!
  11. vernsgal

    This is me!

    haha if you know me
  12. vernsgal

    another beer?

    Might as well have another!
  13. vernsgal


    What did the pirate say when he turned 80? Aye Matey! :)
  14. vernsgal


    New grandson born today. 7.5lbs It was one long day but mom and baby are doing well.Now it's time to sit and enjoy a glass of wine and then sleep!
  15. vernsgal

    RJ Spagnols RJS Winery Series change

    I know I saw posts regarding the change to the RJS Winery Series but couldn't find the post it was mentioned in. So if you haven't already seen ,here it is
  16. vernsgal

    Happy Thanksgiving

    Happy Thanksgiving everyone :thg
  17. vernsgal

    speak to Dolly

    Two old men decide they are close to their last days and decide to have a last night on the town. After a few drinks, they end up at the local brothel. The madam takes one look at the two old geezers and whispers to her manager: 'Go up to the first two bedrooms and put an inflated doll...
  18. vernsgal

    seniors texting codes

    My favorite isn't on this list...SAG. Still Above Ground :)
  19. vernsgal

    not sweet on Math!!

    say I had 1g wine that stopped fermenting at SG .096 and an exact duplicate of the same wine stop at .992. Now using my math of 1 cup sugar will bring SG up .018/g , if I want the sweetness to be ,say for easy math, 1.014 by adding more sugar to the wine that went to .992 wouldn't that make...
  20. vernsgal

    Upcoming Christmas present!

    My little one year old granddaughter gave an announcement today!!