making beer and wine or enjoying

Discussion in 'Egg, Chicken, & Other Favorite Recipes' started by fatboys farm, Jan 1, 2010.

  1. fatboys farm

    fatboys farm Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 3, 2009
    Franklin GA
    i dont drink wine but make some for family and fiends that stop by. i also make dark and pale ale beer. i used to make some whisky but i quit. the beer i make is yellow dog pale ale and black and tan. making anything is too cool. i just made an incubater out of a mini fridge. window. thermostat, pro egg turner, hygrometer, 2 fans, digital temp, dimmer switch and lots of love. yall have a great year.
  2. mjdtexan

    mjdtexan Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 30, 2008
    Wine maker.

    <----------------- always has MUCHO wine.
  3. fatboys farm

    fatboys farm Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 3, 2009
    Franklin GA
    mjdtexan what kind of wine do you make?
  4. Loco Gringo

    Loco Gringo Out Of The Brooder

    Jan 1, 2010
    Bryson City N.C.
    Me too. I just polished off the 2 gallons of cherry I ran off this summer. I have about 4 gallons of blueberry Ill be finishing up for consumption this weekend. I love my wine. And my wine loves me.
  5. rebelcowboysnb

    rebelcowboysnb Confederate Money Farm


    I plead the 5th. [​IMG]
  6. Mac in Wisco

    Mac in Wisco Antagonist

    May 25, 2007
    SW Wisconsin
    Our 15 year old has taken an interest in wine making as a few of our neighbors have vineyards. We got him some wine making equipment for Christmas and he is working on a batch of black raspberry right now.
  7. lighthawk

    lighthawk Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 4, 2009
    Gobles MI
    <--------- wine maker.

    Don't know if this thread will last (is it appropriate for all ages?) Made Blueberry/grape, Strawberry/watermelon and apple this year. Last years batch was Blueberry/grape and apple. 1st attempt was a concord (big red) from my own vines two years ago almost gone now but I still have a couple of bottles aging. Still going through the learning curve but age cures a lot of mistakes. (or so I'm told). Next year I should have a good crop of white seedless so I'm looking forward to that.

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    Last edited: Jan 1, 2010
  8. JCoogle

    JCoogle Chillin' With My Peeps

    I also enjoy making wine. I have watermelon, grape, and plum in my cellar right now. The watermelon is really
  9. flora

    flora Out Of The Brooder

    Jalapeno, tomato, pear, raspberry, cherry, lots of blackberry and elderberry, orange, banana, white grape, and salsa. The salsa and jalapeno are great for cooking, but we have friends that love it for drinking.
    Elderberry, blackberry and rhubarb cordials.
    Joe's mead, blueberry mead.
    I would love to make beer, but haven't taken the time to try.
  10. cat

    cat Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 9, 2008
    I bought my husband a dark ale making kit for christmas so hopefully we will have some beer in a couple of months. [​IMG]

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