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I Bought a Small Barrel - Now What?
Published : 07-02-2020 10:37:50 | Categories : Home Distilling , Miscellaneous , Spirit Enhancement
Small (1.6lt and 9lt) barrels are quite popular among Home Distillers and Craft Distillers doing product development, but if not treated right, you could lose the product, and the barrel.
How do I get rid of Fusel Oils in my Spirits?
Published : 07-02-2020 09:24:36 | Categories : Distillation , Fermentation , Spirit Enhancement
Fusel Oils are a term banded about quite often in the Spirit World, but what are they exactly? Do I want them in my Spirit or not, and if not, how do I get rid of them?
How do I Dilute my Spirits?
Published : 31-01-2020 16:28:58 | Categories : Commercial Distilling , Craft Spirits , Home Distilling , Spirit Enhancement
A question asked by both Home Distillers and Craft Distillers - How do I Dilute my Distillate down to Drinking Level? But interestingly enough, depending on who asks, the answer is different.
Homemade Absinthe Recipe
Published : 28-01-2020 11:43:23 | Categories : Home Distilling , Recipes , Spirit Enhancement
Interested in making Absinthe for the first time, but you don't know where to start? This simple Direct Infusion Recipe will allow you to start playing around with Absinthe.
Chasing the Green Fairy - Absinthe Facts and Fiction
Published : 28-01-2020 09:47:01 | Categories : Commercial Distilling , Craft Spirits , Home Distilling , Recipes , Spirit Enhancement
Gin is the biggest Craft Spirit Category, with Rum set to take over - or at least grow extensively - in the near future. But what is next? Several indications seems to point to the return of Absinthe.
Barrel Aging and Maturation - History, Challenges and Crazy Ideas
Published : 15-01-2020 07:33:09 | Categories : Spirit Enhancement
A quick discussion of all things Barrel related. Where did it start, what are we doing, and where are we going in terms of Barrel aged Spirits.
Understanding Oak Barrel Maturation
Published : 15-01-2020 06:37:13 | Categories : Spirit Enhancement
Oak Barrels - the last step in the creation of many of the world's most sought after spirits. What is it about this almost everyday or common wood that turns good spirits into great spirits?