cheryl in canada====do you live near the "newfies" i met some about 40 yrs ago
and no need to guess what they did for a living---could you please elaborate on
virgin oak ?????????????
dick in scotland=====failing being able to purchase a specific gravity hydrometer+ tables,range 0.700-1.000 or thereabouts and/or an alcoholometer +
tables from a local homebrew shop or lab.supply place cause after all you are only watering down commercially purchased vodka to make a liqueur ARN'T YOU,
mail order from partyman in sweden OR BETTER STILL for alcoholometer email
and for flavours email topkiwi@...
international freight costs are ever so ridiculously cheap these days,i suppose you could resort to the old proof system,but then again gunpowder is probably not too readily available,if you have no luck contact me and i'll send you a couple,i smash about one a fortnite in the lab.,would be very very surprised
if H.B.shops near you havn't got them as they have been quite openly on sale in australia for some 20 yrs.
she was only a moonshiners daughter but i loved her still.
many regards to all --brian