Tag Archives: hydrometer

RUSHING.REVENGE

Our old apartment returns to wine friendly temperatures (middle seventies Fahrenheit). So I pack the kids into the back seat, and we carefully crawl over speed bumps home. I only yell at them once for splashing each other. Once they … Continue reading

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FERMENTATION PERSUASION

Yeast added. Lid shut. Airlock, well, locked. I wait. Austen’s Anne Elliot knows how I feel: suffering quietly alone, waiting upon your sugars to become alcohol takes the patience of a truly goodwilled and kind nature. Yeasts, like most gentlemen, … Continue reading

Posted in MYTHMAKING: CRAFTING MY FIRST WINE (February - March 2010) | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment