Originally Posted by Vinotinto
Right. Got this into 2 x DJs. Actually does not taste too bad although still very sweet at 1.018. Does not smell too bad now either.
Bubbling nicely (100 mile an hour in fact but no frothing) but........
That bl**dy brown resin!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Ended up using WD40 on it and it shifted.
did you use straining bags/cloth over a funnel?
I tried squishing once using my wilko plastic spoon, almost had to bin it - used olive oil to get it off in the end.
I've heard stories of ruined FV's when making true elderberry wine, but I never experienced that with the 100% fresh stuff.. The wine was vile, but thats a LONG term storage brew apparently (like 1-3 years