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Mmmmmm.

Ah, finally a restful moment to think back on the day. I decided to open a bottle from some of the first batches of wine and mead I ever made, a mix of pear mead and apple wine. It was … Continue reading

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Ginger Bug in Action

Today, my friend was delivered her long-craved ginger beer. Yay, me! The “wild” fermentation still seems rather motionless. The other two continue to eat, drink and be merry. But the two ginger beers I started have made their way to … Continue reading

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Using The Ginger Bug

Today was the day to start making use of the ginger bugs I’ve created. The “wild” ferment is not yet bubbling visibly, so I’m going to give it more time to build strength before using. The other two were ready … Continue reading

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Sigh (A Good Sigh)

As I sit here with a glass of mead nearby, I can finally review the day. Oh, I hear movement upstairs. That means Kim is finally back from coffee night with the ladies. Most immediately, that means the 11 jars … Continue reading

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Ginger Ale, Take 2

My first effort at ginger ale was a definite success, with Kim especially pleased. It required adding additional club soda each glass, and there was still plenty of ginger flavor to go around. But that was the “cheat” method. Now, … Continue reading

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