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Slightly off topic but preserving fruit

Posted: 24/02/2014 at 21:01

I didn't add extra sugar Bob, the secondary ferm was natural and surprised me. Very nice

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 24/02/2014 at 20:34

Fidget

I think it might work if we could all ignore trouble makers so they didn't appear on the thread and if we all stopped talking about it.

We have someone trying very hard to make divisions. so there may well be divisions. We know but new posters won't

With the trouble maker 'ignored' this thread reads perfectly normally apart from our discussion of same

The first one I've seen this year - 2014

Posted: 24/02/2014 at 20:21

Hi Zoomer my first thought was reed bunting but when I looked at the RSPB website the head is black but the collar is white

Worth having a look to see if it's anything like it

 

Slightly off topic but preserving fruit

Posted: 24/02/2014 at 20:18

I don't understand how it works Bee, but you ferment it right out and bottle it. Then when you open the bottle there's a bit of a fizz. I never had any problems with it and it might be that the fizz doesn't happen til the cork comes out.

Someone more knowledgeable might explain it for us. 

Seedaholicism

Posted: 24/02/2014 at 20:06

I'm happy to live with it

Welcome to tools and techniques

Posted: 24/02/2014 at 20:04

Maybe Heather. Sometimes that discolouration/fading is the stage just before brittle and crack

Slightly off topic but preserving fruit

Posted: 24/02/2014 at 19:49

I haven't made wine for years. There was a time when 5 or 6 5 gallon drums were fermenting at once.  I never tried plum though Bbee. Some of my best were gooseberry and oakleaf (not together), both of which had a secondary fermentation, and sugar beet some years (other years it refused to clear)

The first one I've seen this year - 2014

Posted: 24/02/2014 at 19:42

What size Zoomer, little tit/finch size or bigger?

Seedaholicism

Posted: 24/02/2014 at 18:17

nice one Ashleigh

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