Instructables: exploring - food - homebrew - wine Sat, 20 Sep 2014 17:20:57 PDT BLOX v1.01 Homemade Plum Wine
Homemade Plum Wine - More DIY How To Projects]]> TONY3696 This Instructible will show you how to make a simple plum wine. My Wife & I moved into a house with a good sized plum tree in the backyard about 3 years ago. The 1st year we didn't know what kind of tree it was until just before the fruit ripened. We ate a few dozen, but most fell to the ground an...
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 20:29:38 PDT
Marrow beer from homegrown ingredients
Marrow beer from homegrown ingredients - More DIY How To Projects]]> Tecwyn Twmffat Ever wondered what to do with a glut of courgettes or marrows? It's always such a shame to throw them onto the compost heap when they taste so nice. Of course, the seeds are a bit of a turn off if you want to eat them, but these are not a problem when making beer. Why is this a beer recipe and not a...
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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 11:51:47 PDT
Constant Comment Capsicumel
Constant Comment Capsicumel - More DIY How To Projects]]> shodai-soke Mead is an alcoholic beverage created by fermenting honey and water. Some regard it as the ancestor of all fermented drinks. References to it can be found in historical records throughout Europe, Asia and Africa, and some think its use even predates soil cultivation. There are nearly fifty varia...
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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 18:19:25 PDT
Honey-Infused-Speed-Cider - More DIY How To Projects]]> Tandronicus Hello together,her I´ve a small instructable about a very young honey/applewine. Start on wednesday and enjoy on weekend. A very delicios, refreshing, sweet, honeyflavored sparkling drink. I do not have make a measure from the grade of alcohol is inside. I thing it must be near on the grade of beer ...
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Sun, 22 Jun 2014 07:05:26 PDT
Brew bucket
Brew bucket - More DIY How To Projects]]> xmobisx I am making this instructable because I was about to buy some of these 3.5 gallon fermenting buckets online for about $15 + shipping. Good thing I didn't because I was able to go to home depot and make them for half the price. I mainly use 6.5 gallon glass carboys because I make large 10 gallon...
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Sun, 9 Mar 2014 17:10:09 PDT
How to degass homebrew wine kits without special tools 316ideas How to remove the unwanted CO2 from your home brew wine kit.  No special tools required.
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Mon, 24 Feb 2014 07:02:40 PST
Making Fruit Brandy lpandemic This is my basic fruit wine and brandy recipe, from fruit selection to fermenter, to still, to aging, to blending, to the bottle, then your belly. Works for all fruits! *With watermelon, it’s a 1:1 juice to water ratio. *With bananas, mash them up into 1/4" chunks. *The bananas are perfectly ripe ...
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Tue, 18 Feb 2014 16:08:12 PST
Still Parrot
Still Parrot - More DIY How To Projects]]> n1cod3mus So I was getting annoyed with not knowing the content of what was coming out of the still until I put it in a testing tube and put in my spirit hydrometer. I knew about people who have made parrots and liked the idea of seeing the proof coming out in a more real time way than the way that I was doi...
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Sat, 8 Feb 2014 21:01:52 PST
Champagne Vinegar
Champagne Vinegar - More DIY How To Projects]]> TheBoozyBarista Ever had left over champagne after a party and felt just a little bit ashamed of yourself for pouring it down the drain? Well you should, because champagne is too delicious to waste! If you'd like a better alternative, try this super easy way to make your own champagne vinegar at home! This is so si...
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Tue, 14 Jan 2014 17:22:49 PST
Fruit Wines - How To Design To Your Taste
Fruit Wines - How To Design To Your Taste - More DIY How To Projects]]> BARKing Some Basic Background I made my first fruit wine in 1992 and have been making wine from kits and from scratch ever since. As a rough estimate I have made close to 20,000 x 23 liter batches since then. There are hundreds of different ways to make wine and they are all the right way IF it makes a wi...
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Tue, 3 Dec 2013 20:05:49 PST
Adapted Inmate Wine - Ready to drink in 1 to 3 weeks.
Adapted Inmate Wine - Ready to drink in 1 to 3 weeks. - More DIY How To Projects]]> MISTHULA If you are a Wine Connoisseur, this project may not appeal to you, but if you like wine and want to try making some at home in an easy inexpensive way that produces a pretty decent wine with equiptment you have around the house, then have a try with my instructable.  Adapted Inmate wine is just what...

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Mon, 2 Dec 2013 15:05:46 PST
Demijohn Carboy Tilt device ( a simple way to not waste any booze)
Demijohn Carboy Tilt device ( a simple way to not waste any booze) - More DIY How To Projects]]> aideym You know how it is, you have very succesfully syphoned 90% of your homebrew out of your demijohn only to tip it too far and it slips over allowing all the sludge and dead yeastie beasties to contaminate the clearing brew. No one likes to waste their alcohol and this happened too many times to me, so...
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Sat, 21 Sep 2013 14:58:07 PDT
How to Make Wine From Grapes at Home athomas41 Easy to follow step by step instructions on how to make wine from grapes at home.
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Wed, 11 Sep 2013 12:14:22 PDT
Making Rhubarb Blush (a country wine)
Making Rhubarb Blush (a country wine) - More DIY How To Projects]]> amtrudell At the start of May here in Ontario, the rhubarb patch consists of barely discernible nubs in the midst of mulch and manure.   In three weeks, the stalks are an inch thick, juicy, and ready to be made into sauce, crisp, cake, juice, and WINE! This wine is made with rhubarb,  sugar, white grape juic...
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Sun, 2 Jun 2013 19:46:14 PDT
Build a Keg Still for Whiskey (Pot still design)
Build a Keg Still for Whiskey (Pot still design) - More DIY How To Projects]]> n1cod3mus Making a pot still using a keg as a base for making flavoured spirits, this is my second instructable on making a keg still the first one was a reflux still and you can see that here Now before I continue lets get th...
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Tue, 21 May 2013 06:29:23 PDT
Fire Mead
Fire Mead - More DIY How To Projects]]> kizz246 Mead is a sweet and delicious honey-based fermented beverage from eons ago. It was drunk by the Vikings and even older civilizations for it's intoxicating and preserving properties. Mead can age for a very long time, some ancient stories tell of 40 year old meads. There are many varieties of mead fr...
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Sat, 16 Feb 2013 16:05:28 PST
Turn Grape Juice into Delicious Wine
Turn Grape Juice into Delicious Wine - More DIY How To Projects]]> ModMischief How to make wine from concentrated grape juice. This is the recipe we've used to make delicious wine very cheaply. If you are able to get the juice on sale, it works out to less than a dollar a bottle! The finished wine is fairly sweet (more like a dessert wine) and about 9-10% alcohol. If you pre...
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Sat, 28 Apr 2012 23:32:16 PDT
Quicky guide to making wine.
Quicky guide to making wine. - More DIY How To Projects]]> davijordan Wine making can be a lot of fun and actually very easy. I do not really drink myself, but once or twice a year can not be too bad. You pretty much make wine the way you make bread (but without the oven. So it can not be that bad for you. Wine is a fruity delight that goes great with any home cooked ...
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Sat, 14 Apr 2012 10:49:53 PDT
How Wine Is Made Professionally
How Wine Is Made Professionally - More DIY How To Projects]]> tjfoster23 Have you ever had wine and wondered how it was made?  This instructable will guide you through the steps on how to turn grapes into wine.  This is not your typical instructable showing you how to make wine with store bought grapes, five gallon bucket, and yeast.  My family owns a winery in south-wes...
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Sun, 18 Mar 2012 23:24:38 PDT
Chili Pepper Wine
Chili Pepper Wine - More DIY How To Projects]]> nnygamer I made some of this years ago and have corrected at least one mistake I made then with this batch.  You should end up with a potent and flavorful wine good for cooking or the brave at heart. CAUTION: EXTREMELY POTENT The Begginning The ingredient list is quite short, water sugar, chili peppers ...
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Mon, 4 Jul 2011 09:56:32 PDT
Blood Wine (Not Real Blood) For your Halloween party
Blood Wine (Not Real Blood) For your Halloween party - More DIY How To Projects]]> Misac-kun Hello Everybody, today i'm going to show you how to make a wine that looks like blood and even make you drunk, and the best that it's done in just 8 days of fermentation! when it's done, will realy lookslike blood for the untrained eye and give a nice Vampire look to you costume! What you will ne...
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Sun, 10 Oct 2010 12:20:23 PDT
How to make Mead (Honey Wine)
How to make Mead (Honey Wine) - More DIY How To Projects]]> lostbord999 Mead is super easy to make. And turns out GREAT!! (most of the time) Depending on your Recipe. It can Take as little as a month, years, or even up to a life time for it to ferment. The recipe I will post first is great for is GREAT for first starting out. And only takes a Month or so to ferment. ...
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Sun, 25 Apr 2010 14:10:06 PDT
Making DIY Wine (Federweisser)
Making DIY Wine (Federweisser) - More DIY How To Projects]]> toadnoodle This Instructable will show you how to make Federweißer, which is a type of wine that is made seasonally over in Europe. Because this Instructable involves the making of alcohol, you should be at least 21 before attempting it, or check with your local laws about homemade wine making. I am not respon...
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Mon, 19 Apr 2010 13:36:44 PDT
How to Make Better Wine
How to Make Better Wine - More DIY How To Projects]]> Seakip18 So you've read "How to make Wine"? Did you enjoy reading and making your own wine? Are you ready to take it a step further? Your pocket book is going to get a little lighter from equipment and supplies too so I'd read over this instructable before committing!. The advantage is that you'll be using ...
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Wed, 24 Mar 2010 14:08:02 PDT
How to make a wort chiller for homebrewing
How to make a wort chiller for homebrewing - More DIY How To Projects]]> iPodGuy In this instructable, I am going to demonstrate how I built a wort chiller for homebrewing beer.A wort chiller is a device that cools down wort (unfermented beer) after boiling. Cooling down wort rapidly is important because it helps to reduce the chances of bacteria from growing before you pitch t...
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Wed, 23 Sep 2009 18:44:30 PDT
How to make Mead
How to make Mead - More DIY How To Projects]]> MoleMans Mead is simple and turns out great! Ingredients For this recipe we used: ~ 3/4 gallon water 3 pounds of honey One packet of yeast (about 2 1/2 teaspoons) 3/4 of a cup of roughly chopped mint 10 key limes One gallon jug (glass is best) with cap One balloon (red is best) The flavor can be almost ...
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Sun, 6 Sep 2009 17:32:56 PDT
How to make your own Fermentation Lock (Not a balloon!)
How to make your own Fermentation Lock (Not a balloon!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> ralegg Are you thinking about making your own wine or beer? There are lots of quick and simple recipes out there for making wine but many of them suggest you use a balloon as your airlock. While this is very cheap and practical, I have found that many people claim it can leave a "rubbery" taste in your d...
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Sat, 4 Apr 2009 19:47:26 PDT
MAKING WINE AT HOME - More DIY How To Projects]]> beninjoseph Here is a very simple and quick method to make a healthy wine at home. Materials Required 1)Any fruit2)Table sugar3)Baker's Yeast4)Multi vitamin capsule5)Sodium Benzoate - food preservative6)Plastic tubes to siphon7)FOOD GRADE !!! Plastic cans for fermentation THE PRIMARY FERMENTATION PROTOC...
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Wed, 31 Dec 2008 09:19:55 PST
Making your own wine
Making your own wine - More DIY How To Projects]]> mikeasaurus Well I knew that how to make wine was a burning question for a while, and when I started this there were zero instructables on the topic, but now there's plenty! The method I'll be showing here is from a kit, but don't be fooled, there's still loads that can go wrong. In this instructable I'll try t...
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Thu, 17 Apr 2008 09:29:09 PDT
How to make wine
How to make wine - More DIY How To Projects]]> BrainiacVince In this instructable, I will demonstrate the process of making a medium-quality apple wine. Materials You will need the following as base materials for this project. There are cheaper ways to do this, but the resulting wine will have a different taste and texture. These materials will produce a...
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Tue, 1 Apr 2008 00:10:37 PDT
Ghetto Home Made Wine noahw If you happen to have grape vines in your backyard then you can make Ghetto Home Made Wine just like we did! This was done in the East Side of Providence where many backyards are filled with grape vines. People definitely make their own wine there, and some houses even have presses in the basement...
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Fri, 30 Nov 2007 12:18:07 PST
Simple Wine Making (Huckleberries)
Simple Wine Making (Huckleberries) - More DIY How To Projects]]> rolltiderusty This simplified recipe for making wine yielded some of the best tasting wine ever. Collect your materials. You will need something to drain the berries with. Get some edible fruit. These are huckleberries. I think the huckleberry is the "secret" to how smooth this wine ended up tasting. One...
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Sun, 16 Sep 2007 22:58:04 PDT
Simple, Cheap, CO2 Regulator
Simple, Cheap, CO2 Regulator - More DIY How To Projects]]> Dandeman321 This simple CO2 regulator is used to slowly release CO2 gases from the fermentation process of wine or beer using water and a few parts that can be found quite easily. It works by allowing CO2 to get out of the fermenter without permitting oxygen to enter. If oxygen was to get into the fermenter, it...
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Wed, 9 May 2007 17:02:29 PDT
Plum Wine
Plum Wine - More DIY How To Projects]]> lemonie How to homebrew wine, using plums. To start: I used: The Boots Book of Home Wine Making & Brewing (New and revised edition 1978) Recipe 119 PLUM (dry) 42 red/black plums (4.5lb in the book, but I have no scales) 245g red grape juice concentrate (1/2 pint in the book) 1 Kg white sugar (2lb in t...
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Sun, 25 Feb 2007 12:15:42 PST