My Meads are ready!

About a month ago I did my last transfer.   Jayson and I are a good pair, he likes dry mead/wine, I require sweet. So when we brew there’s a wide range of options…and usually if one doesn’t turn out right for me, he’ll like it. lol That rambling was just to say, I back…

Transfer time.

Jayson has been keeping an eye on my meads, since they’re all in his computer room and he told me yesterday I should probably transfer them. I had him help me because this is all still my first brew. We have a limited number of 1 gallon jugs so we have to play musical chairs….

Update on my meads!

I completely forgot to post when I transferred my 5 gallons into single gallons to try out some new flavors. I left one gallon of plain mead behind so we could see how it tastes since we were using a new kind of honey.  We actually mixed it with Jayson’s plain mead that he had…

MY first mead!

Our 5 gallon bucket of honey got here on Tuesday, so yesterday we made mead! We went to HEB and got two 5 gallon jugs of water, the kind that you can exchange for full jugs. That way we save a little money and we aren’t wasting a ton of 1 gal plastic bottles. I…

Home Brew Update

The cyser flopped. I’m not positive what went wrong, but it happened early on. It was a first attempt and we will definitely try again. Jayson has brewed at least one beer since I last posted. He did an Amber ale and a Hefeweizen. The Amber is gone, it was a huge hit with our…