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This fermented plum brandy will change the way you think about your fruit trees!
When you have a major harvest, do you try recipes you would never have considered before the bonanza arrived? I sure do! Take this plum brandy, for instance. It took a quantity of ripe plums. Any other year I was too stingy with the fruit to do a “frivolous” project such as this. After tasting […]
How To Make Authentic Vodka Or Schnapps From Potatoes
How To Make Authentic Vodka Or Schnapps From Potatoes - You can make your own vodka and store it as a barter item. Alcohol will be in short supply and in a SHTF situation, people will be desperate to get away from all the calamity and chaos, so alcohol will be top on peoples to get list.
Making Rum From Scratch
Making rum from scratch using molasses and sugar. I wanted to make some rum so that I could make my own Captain Morgans Spiced Rum you will need 1 x 25L fermentation vessel a long spoon, you can get these from homebrew shops yeast nutrient, you can substitute tomato puree for this if you have trouble getting hold of yeast nutrient. 4kg of molasses (blackstrap for choice) you can get this from ebay, horse feed molasses is perfect provided it has no additives, cost me about £10 from e...
Skip Home-Brewed Beer: Sake Is Easier to Make & Just as Good
Each flavor of sake, the national spirit of Japan, comes with its own fans, not unlike whiskey aficionados here in the States. While sake is often called "rice wine," it is more akin to a malted beverage like beer. Unfortunately, many people's first exposure to sake comes in the form of "sake bombs," a shot of sake dropped in beer. Yuck: this is a disservice to a top-notch drink. The various flavors in a great sake should be enjoyed on their own or paired up with many ...