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by gstuetzle
Sat Sep 26, 2009 7:09 pm
Forum: Flavoring and Aging
Topic: honey flavouring for rum
Replies: 1
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honey flavouring for rum

I am making rum for a friend who likes the Bundaberg Rum Red brew, so I have been reading the other posts about red gum charcoal filtering and even adding a drop of eucalyptus oil. Anyway I was at the supermarket examining the golden syrup when I hit upon the idea of using red gum honey. I thought i...
by gstuetzle
Mon Sep 21, 2009 12:45 am
Forum: Novice Distillers
Topic: Novice Guide for Cuts (pot still)
Replies: 321
Views: 272704

Re: Novice Guide for Cuts (pot still)

Good tips, thank you. I have just finished distilling my very first wash. I kind of meant it to be a rum wash, but I don't think I fed the yeast enough molasses- it ended up being only about 1 kg (all I could get) to 6 kg of dextrose. In any case, what I have now smells like vodka with a bit of meth...