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Vodka or Beer? Pros and Cons of These Beverages

Vodka or beer?

Vodka or Beer? Among the variety of alcoholic beverages the most popular in Russia are beer and vodka. It is difficult to give preference to one of them. To facilitate the choice I suggest we carry out a comparative analysis that will help us understand what is better: beer or …

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Cherry beer recipe – Do it yourself!

Homemade cherry beer drink

Cherry beer recipe In traditional brewing technology they use only hop, malt, water, and yeast. But the Belgian experts went on and came up with cherry beer. Many liked the fruit taste, so cherry beer has become popular not only in Belgium but also in other countries. Nowadays you can …

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Butterbeer recipe – Harry Potter’s Favorite Beverage

Butterbeer recipe - harry potters beverage

Butterbeer recipe People hooked on Harry Potter stories know that this fairy-tale character and his wizard fellows love to drink butterbeer. It turns out that this beverage really exists, and it was found in the days of the Tudors (royal family of England). Butterbeer was considered a signature recipe of …

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Can You Get Fat From Beer? The Right Answer to the Question

Can you get fat from beer

Can You Get Fat From Beer? Drinking beer leads to weight gain, that’s what its opponents say. Indeed, many beer enthusiasts have a visible “beer” belly of impressive size. But its appearance is only indirectly related to beer. The real reason lies in other aspect of beer culture. In some …

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How Beer is made – Industrial brewing proccess

How beer is made - beer production

How Beer is made? Beer making is one of the most difficult processes in the food industry. To obtain high quality beverage brewers need to take into account the many nuances and carefully select ingredients. Next we’ll have a look at the important stages of brewing technology which is used …

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Moonshine & Vodka

Vodka or Beer? Pros and Cons of These Beverages

Vodka or beer?

Vodka or Beer? Among the variety of alcoholic beverages the most popular in Russia are beer and vodka. It is difficult to give preference to one of them. To facilitate the choice I suggest we carry out a comparative analysis that will help us understand what is better: beer or …

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How to make Bourbon – Corn moonshine recipe

How to make Bourbon

Corn Moonshine – Basis for Homemade Bourbon Americans are famous for their love to corn moonshine. If the beverage was made in Kentucky, then after 2 years of maturing in oak barrels it has a right to be called “bourbon”. In other states it’s just corn whiskey. So how to …

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How to make Apricot Moonshine

homemade Apricot moonshine

Apricot Moonshine recipe In the classic recipe without yeast and sugar that is one of the most aromatic fruit distillates with a soft sophisticated taste. The technique of making apricot moonshines depends on the main aim: the quality, yield or time consumption. We’ll look over all of these variants. You …

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The Difference between Whiskey and Vodka

Whiskey or Vodka

Whiskey or Vodka? In Russia strong alcohol holds 70-75% of the consumption. But if vodka used to be an absolute leader before, then in the last years its share has significantly lowered due to cognac, whisky, rum, and tequila. Although, not everyone knows the difference between imported liquors and Russian …

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Moonshine whiskey recipe – Turn alcohol into whiskey

Moonshine Whiskey recipe

Homemade Whisky from Alcohol The taste of ethanol diluted with water can be improved by infusing it with specially prepared oak chips (pegs). You’ll get homemade whiskey which most people won’t be able to distinguish from real whisky. I will talk about timber harvesting technology and infusion technique. Caution! This …

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Wine

How to Stop Wine Fermentation

stop wine fermentation

Three Methods of Stopping Fermentation of Homemade Wine The necessity to stop fermentation before all sugar has not processed into alcohol or wine has not yet reached its maximum potency (natural causes of stopping) is often caused by a desire to speed up the preparation process or to keep the …

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How Long Does Wine Last?

how long wine lasts

Everything You Need to Know About the Shelf Life of Wine When buying a large batch of wine in bottles remember that unlike vodka, whiskey or cognac this lively beverage requires special storage conditions. Wine can be stored in a dark cool place, but in case of long-term keeping you …

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Bilberry Wine recipe

bilberry wine recipe

You can make excellent homemade wines from wild blueberries (Bilberry) reminiscent of grape wines. But bilberries ferment really tough, even the smallest mistake can ruin everything. That’s why I recommend you to follow the instructions and take care of keeping everything sterile. Pathogens must not enter the must. Only fresh ripe …

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Blackberry Wine Recipe

Blackberry wine recipe

 How to make Blackberry Wine Aside from preserve, jam, and compote you can use blackberries to make a very tasty and slightly harsh wine with a color slightly resembling grape wine. Its recipe is as solid as a rock. In Serbia this beverage is called “drunken blackberry”. They make it …

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Why Wine Turns into Vinegar

Wine turns into Vinegar

Even the finest wine becomes sour and unfit for consumption after a few days of being uncorked. Simply put, it turns into vinegar. Home winemakers are well aware of the souring problem, because it can spoil any wine (apple, grape, cherry, etc.). We’ll consider the reasons behind wine souring and …

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Beer

Cherry beer recipe – Do it yourself!

Homemade cherry beer drink

Cherry beer recipe In traditional brewing technology they use only hop, malt, water, and yeast. But the Belgian experts went on and came up with cherry beer. Many liked the fruit taste, so cherry beer has become popular not only in Belgium but also in other countries. Nowadays you can …

Read More »

Butterbeer recipe – Harry Potter’s Favorite Beverage

Butterbeer recipe - harry potters beverage

Butterbeer recipe People hooked on Harry Potter stories know that this fairy-tale character and his wizard fellows love to drink butterbeer. It turns out that this beverage really exists, and it was found in the days of the Tudors (royal family of England). Butterbeer was considered a signature recipe of …

Read More »

Can You Get Fat From Beer? The Right Answer to the Question

Can you get fat from beer

Can You Get Fat From Beer? Drinking beer leads to weight gain, that’s what its opponents say. Indeed, many beer enthusiasts have a visible “beer” belly of impressive size. But its appearance is only indirectly related to beer. The real reason lies in other aspect of beer culture. In some …

Read More »

How Beer is made – Industrial brewing proccess

How beer is made - beer production

How Beer is made? Beer making is one of the most difficult processes in the food industry. To obtain high quality beverage brewers need to take into account the many nuances and carefully select ingredients. Next we’ll have a look at the important stages of brewing technology which is used …

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Homemade Beer recipe a Traditional Recipe

Homemade beer recipe a tradional way

Homemade beer recipe Homemade beer compares favorably to cheap store-bought counterparts due to its intense flavor, dense foam, and lack of preservatives. You get a beverage that contains nothing unnecessary. I’ll show you how to brew beer following the classic recipe, using only traditional ingredients: hops, malt, water, and yeast. …

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