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  1. M

    Stalled red wine at 1030

    Hi everyone, How is it going? Hope you are doing fine. I have made a red grape wine using Redstar yeast which stalled at 1030, Due to cooking up (misreading) with hydrometer readings, SG was 1190 then went down to 1100. I eventually realized my mistake and deluted it to 1070 which fermented...
  2. JimInNJ

    Any love for Pasteur Red / Premier Rouge?

    Back when I was first exposed to winemaking, people would mail order their wine yeast from the back of hippie magazines, and it seemed it would invariably be a Red Star sample pack. Aside from updating a few names and dropping the Flor Sherry, I don't think the Red Star lineup has changed much...