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by nikdanger
Sat Feb 29, 2020 5:14 pm
Forum: Recipe Development
Topic: Non-Alcoholic Spirits?
Replies: 10
Views: 1244

Re: Non-Alcoholic Spirits?

I simmered my gin botanical mixture (top secret/can't remember) which is heavy on star anise for a while and added the juice to an IPA I had made-- it turned out to be a decent spiced beer which I gave away most of because I don't like extraneous crap in my beer. lol. I should have tasted the juice ...
by nikdanger
Mon Feb 24, 2020 6:47 am
Forum: ** Welcome Center **
Topic: hello
Replies: 7
Views: 667

Re: hello

JellybeanCorncob wrote:
Sun Feb 23, 2020 4:54 pm
Welcome Nik:
Are you north of SF?
I’m about 60mi south of there.
People around here can help you hone in your skills.
Fun hobby but be safe!
JBC
thanks jbc, I am up by chico, 100 miles straight north of sac
by nikdanger
Mon Feb 24, 2020 6:46 am
Forum: ** Welcome Center **
Topic: hello
Replies: 7
Views: 667

Re: hello

The Baker wrote:
Sun Feb 23, 2020 4:43 pm
Why did you peel the potatoes?

I figured they would be easier to mash without.... plus I don't like peels in my mashed potatoes that I eat, lol
by nikdanger
Sun Feb 23, 2020 2:01 pm
Forum: ** Welcome Center **
Topic: hello
Replies: 7
Views: 667

Re: hello

my potato attempt was a train wreck because it got contaminated but the mashed potatoes suspended in the water is a mess also. I will try a smaller batch next time because I peeled 20lb of potatoes for that, lol. I have to say that my wife's immersion blender made quick work of the boiled potatoes t...
by nikdanger
Sat Feb 22, 2020 5:14 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: GoFundMe for my parents who lost everything in the Camp Fire
Replies: 8
Views: 4635

Re: GoFundMe for my parents who lost everything in the Camp Fire

hey uncle jesse, I just signed up and saw this post. thank you so much for this-- I am from Magalia (above paradise) on the fire line. everything across the street from me and westward is gone. I hope your parents are okay and rebuilding is going well if that's what they chose to do. distilling cont...
by nikdanger
Sat Feb 22, 2020 5:01 pm
Forum: ** Welcome Center **
Topic: hello
Replies: 7
Views: 667

hello

Hi all, I am from northern California and have been distilling for a couple of years. I have mostly made gin and rum but have also tried whiskey, mezcal, potato vodka, coconut sugar "arrack" and random fruit fermentations. I also started making beer last year since I had fermenters and stuff, and tr...