Monthly Archives: November 2012

Rose Hip Wine 2012

Following along with a recipe from “Making Wild Wines & Meads” again, I harvested some rose hips that a family friend had available.  I was late getting to the hips apparently as quite a few were black & soft, or … Continue reading

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Rhubarb Wine 2012

Well, I collected about 12 lbs of rhubarb this summer.  That was cleaned, sliced, bagged and frozen 12 lbs.  There was a lot more I cut out / off from the ends.  My plan all along was to make a … Continue reading

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Cheap DIY Stir-plate

I was inspired by a post on Homebrewtalk about a $12 Do It Yourself stir plate.  A couple of things. Generally, one has to shell out a few $ to buy a pre-made stir plate and ones home made are typically good … Continue reading

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Software Review: Brew Pal (for iOS)

In my constant search for an all-in-one brew calculating program that can work across Linux, Windows, & a smart phone, I’m constantly disappointed.  So, I’ve decided to search out for the best of each platform that can utilize the standard … Continue reading

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