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by loGin
Wed Oct 14, 2020 4:15 am
Forum: Gin
Topic: Gin making
Replies: 27
Views: 5224

Re: Gin making

loGin, I think you are trying to run before you have learned to walk, there is no set temperature for a pot still and you can not control the temp of the wash in the boiler. You run a pot still by using your eyes and watching the flow leaving the still.......not by staring at a thermometer. Might I...
by loGin
Wed Oct 14, 2020 1:52 am
Forum: Gin
Topic: Gin making
Replies: 27
Views: 5224

Re: Gin making

Could you advise the best temperature to set for the distilling process in a pot starting from neutral base?
by loGin
Wed Oct 14, 2020 1:02 am
Forum: Tried and True Recipes
Topic: Odin's Easy Gin
Replies: 1103
Views: 169005

Re: Odin's Easy Gin

Hello all,
I am struggling to find one key information: I have an electrical heating system, what temperature should I set it to while pot distilling (starting from neutral)?
by loGin
Wed Oct 14, 2020 12:12 am
Forum: Gin
Topic: difference in maceration for different ABV%
Replies: 11
Views: 462

Re: difference in maceration for different ABV%

Thank you guys!
I'll give it a few tests and keep you posted with the results!
by loGin
Tue Oct 13, 2020 6:47 am
Forum: Gin
Topic: Gin basket B.O.E
Replies: 13
Views: 2220

Re: Gin basket B.O.E

Do you make gradual intermediate stops during the temperature rise?
At what temperature do you you find your optimal and stop?
by loGin
Tue Oct 13, 2020 6:41 am
Forum: Gin
Topic: Wisteria flower: maceration or vapor infusion?
Replies: 6
Views: 213

Re: Wisteria flower: maceration or vapor infusion?

It would actually be very interesting to go through this topic. there are many traditional recipes for liqueors that use wisteria in infusion and then just filter it out. Bolls makes one just like that. Could it be that the toxin degrades at a certain temperature? Or maybe it evaporates at a higher ...
by loGin
Tue Oct 13, 2020 4:33 am
Forum: Gin
Topic: Wisteria flower: maceration or vapor infusion?
Replies: 6
Views: 213

Re: Wisteria flower: maceration or vapor infusion?

Thank you for the precise answer.
I should have been more precise: I am looking to use only the petals (in Tuscany, fried wisteria is a traditional local dish!)
by loGin
Tue Oct 13, 2020 4:20 am
Forum: Gin
Topic: difference in maceration for different ABV%
Replies: 11
Views: 462

difference in maceration for different ABV%

Hey all!
Do you notice any substancial difference in macerating your botanicals at 45 ABV or at 95?
by loGin
Tue Oct 13, 2020 4:17 am
Forum: Gin
Topic: Wisteria flower: maceration or vapor infusion?
Replies: 6
Views: 213

Wisteria flower: maceration or vapor infusion?

Dear all, I am trying to run a batch in which I'd like to achieve the scent of wisteria (purple grape-looking flower). I am wondering what the best way to use it would be: maceration and distillation (if yes, 6/7 days of maceration?) or vapor infusion on gin basket? thank you gentlemen for your atte...
by loGin
Tue Oct 13, 2020 1:13 am
Forum: ** Welcome Center **
Topic: Newbie form Italy
Replies: 6
Views: 235

Newbie form Italy

Hello all!
I work in the food industry and managed to build my self a small stainless steel 10 l pot.
Looking forward to begin my gin recipe development ;)

Ciao!