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Bottling Homemade Wine

Louis Pasteur said that “wine is the most healthful and most hygienic of beverages.” This is good to hear because we spent this weekend bottling homemade wine at my cousins in New Jersey. It was only a short 12 months ago…
lake placid brewfest

Lake Placid Brewfest

We made a visit this weekend to the 2nd Annual Lake Placid Brewfest and it was super cool. It’s not often that you get a chance to sample brews from over 40 micro-breweries, many of them from New York State.…
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Making Homemade Wine

I’ve been dying for some time to try making homemade wine. For the past four years, my cousins in New Jersey have been making some wonderful, earthy and natural, no-sulfites-added red wines.This past weekend we finally got the chance to…
homebrew review - tasting podcast

Homebrew Review Tasting Podcast

This 4th of July we popped the swing tops on our first five gallon batch of “Juniper Lemon Bomber Ale.” I thought it would be cool to share the tasting experience with a homebrew review podcast. I hope you enjoy…
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The Fermentation Arts

I know this blog is called ADK Farmer Dan, but honestly,  I’m just here farming ideas. Luckily my main creative outlet has been the continued experimentation in the fermentation arts. This weekend was bottling our latest five gallon batch of…