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  1. nige replied to the thread First country wine.

    Yes I agree, it doesn't taste bad considering more like a rich strong chardonnay. I'll close lid now and do it tomorrow as I have to...

    Dec 15, 2019 at 12:16 PM
  2. nige replied to the thread First country wine.

    Where's John?, my wine guru!!!

    Dec 13, 2019 at 7:53 PM
  3. nige replied to the thread Anyone else cutting it fine for Xmas brews?.

    . I'd just repitch if it's sweet, a bit warmer.make a yeast starter with a high abv ale yeast.

    Dec 13, 2019 at 7:38 PM
  4. nige replied to the thread Anyone else cutting it fine for Xmas brews?.

    I'd just repitch if

    Dec 13, 2019 at 7:36 PM
  5. nige replied to the thread Anyone else cutting it fine for Xmas brews?.

    I made a coopers euro larger with a good few pimps but as it finished fermenting I tasted it and decided it was just a normal lager so...

    Dec 13, 2019 at 7:26 PM
  6. nige replied to the thread First country wine.

    Dec 12, 2019 at 8:09 PM
  7. nige replied to the thread Winter ale.

    Yes I didn't see the picture looks very dark like stout, if it's good and quick I may chuck one on. Ta

    Dec 11, 2019 at 9:02 PM
  8. nige replied to the thread First country wine.

    Thinking about it there must be at least 16oz of sugar equivalent with the 1kg of sliced bananas now John. It may max me out.

    Dec 11, 2019 at 8:14 PM
  9. nige replied to the thread First country wine.

    OK just popped lid on and moved it closer to fire for five mins to lift temp a degree, oh it's back to life!!! bubbling away so back...

    Dec 11, 2019 at 7:08 PM
  10. nige replied to the thread Winter ale.

    Is it a bitter or stout?

    Dec 11, 2019 at 6:27 PM
  11. nige replied to the thread First country wine.

    OK added the 12oz of surup mixed with a sweeze of lemon juice and just over a 1kg of fresh sliced banana, no skins.

    Dec 11, 2019 at 6:22 PM
  12. nige replied to the thread First country wine.

    Just made syrup with 10oz demarara and 2oz white. Put it in fridge covered to cool

    Dec 11, 2019 at 5:13 PM
  13. nige replied to the thread First country wine.

    Can't believe it's lost the banana flavour again, I might scoop old fruit out and just drop 1kg of bananas in, no skins with 12oz syrup,...

    Dec 11, 2019 at 4:51 PM
  14. nige attached a file to the thread First country wine.

    [ATTACH] OK it's feeding time, better make my syrup, just under 1000

    IMG_20191211_162758_BURST003.jpg Dec 11, 2019 at 4:33 PM
  15. nige replied to the thread First country wine.

    I need hydro measurement, update coming.

    Dec 11, 2019 at 4:13 PM