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Latest Activity: Mar 8
Hey everyone!Thanks again to Katie for hosting the apple crushing event last fall. I brought my backyard Cortlands, and came home with 4 gallons of gorgeous cider. After waiting several months for my…Continue
Started by Shoshi. Last reply by Shoshi Mar 22, 2012.
OK, we hit it big on available grapes this year-- Gamay, Cab Franc AND Reisling. Am wondering if anybody has stashed away too many wine bottles in anticipation of some home winemaking that just is…Continue
Started by Krys Cail. Last reply by Rachel Firak Nov 1, 2011.
I am starting my third batch of brew and I am looking for some ideas. I have malted my own barely so that I now have "pale malted barley". I also have some hops. I am looking for a recipe that does…Continue
Started by Catherine VanVleet. Last reply by Catherine VanVleet Mar 14, 2011.
Ed and I have been lamenting that we can't find a more local source to buy malt. The stuff I bought last batch came from Florida - weighs a ton, costs lots to send, and certainly is not a very green…Continue
Started by Carlyn Buckler. Last reply by Chuck Raniewicz Mar 12, 2010.
Hi All,If anyone is still interested in making elderberry mead, I have a friend coming to town in November who had been making it for years. Unfortunately, I didn't gather enough elderberries for…Continue
Started by Shannon Haskins. Last reply by Shannon Haskins Oct 13, 2009.
For those of you who haven't seen this, I received this in the mail yesterday:*** Now at Cornell Orchards ***Are you a home winemaker,or would you like to be?We have a good crop of wine grapes…Continue
Started by Carlyn Buckler Oct 4, 2009.