Hydrometer used to measure the SG (specific gravity) of the wash, when we have 980 -990 SG, the wash is ready to boil. Hydrometer with a test tube Alcometer used to measure the finished spirit,most stills are designed to produce 90% plus, this needs to be diluted to 40%, before we carbonise the spirit, and […]
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Yeast Selection; Classic Turbo Yeast: Use 7.5kgs of Dextrose/Sugar you need 21 litres of water at 40° Celsius You will need top up to a finished level of 25lts. Ferments best when air temperature is 18-25° Celsius Ferments to 18%, 5-6 days. Finished when hydrometer reads SG 990 Alcotec Turbo Yeast 24h: Use 7.5 kgs […]