Thursday , 22 June 2017

Moonshine, Vodka

Blackberry Moonshine recipe

Blackberry moonshine recipe

In order to improve organoleptic properties, it is preferred to use wine or wild (on the surface of berries) yeast, because distillers, baker’s dry or compressed yeast almost completely offset the delicate berry flavor. The only flaw that wild and wine yeast have is that fermentation lasts 3-5 times longer. …

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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? 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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How to infuse Moonshine with Oak

infuse moonshine with oak

Not all moonshiners can buy or keep and oak barrel for maturing their beverages. This problem can be solved by infusing the distillate with pharmaceutical oak bark or specially made woodchips that imitate soaking and heat-treatment of a barrel. We’ll look over both variants. You can use any grain, fruit …

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How to make homemade Vodka

Homemade vodka

Making Real Homemade Vodka In order to make vodka mixing alcohol with water is not enough. The obtained mixture will only vaguely resemble good store-bought analogues. Making of vodka requires a whole technological cycle to be carried out, which consists of a few stages either of which is important in …

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Best cherry moonshine recipe

Best cherry moonshine recipes

In France and Germany cherry moonshine is called Kirshwasser, which literally means “cherry water”. This beverage with potency of 38-43% is referred to a brandy type. It is produced by distilling fermented berries with pits. With enough cherries you can easily make homemade Kirshwasser. We’ll look over two tested recipes. …

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