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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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Day Four

Day four, and still no visible bubbling to speak of in Ginger Bug trial 1. Ginger Bugs 2 and 3 are happily bubbling away still. However, it does appear that there is some lee accumulation beginning to form at the … Continue reading

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Still Nada

Over lunch I added an additonal 2 tbsp. of water, 3 tbsp. of chopped ginger (I’ll do less tomorrow!), and 2 tbsp. of honey. Still no noticeable activity, while the other trials bubble away nicely. Two more days is the … Continue reading

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