42733Re: juniper berries
- Jun 4, 2008Thanks Bob for that. The Juniper bush I got said it will grow 1 1/2
feet in 10 years:( I think I got the wrong one.
It looks like I'll be buying the dried stuff for a while. On the
other hand I think I'll go walkabout looking in peoples front/back
yards for any Conifers.
--- In Distillers@yahoogroups.com, Robert Hubble <zymurgybob@...>
>but my juniper berries come from Albania, and are supplied by
> I can't speak directly to which variety the English gin makers use,
Penzey's Spice Company, a favorite of mine. My friends and I all
agree the gin is good.
>advertises that they pick the juniper for their acclaimed gin from
> Bendistillers, in central Oregon's high forested country,
the local national forest, which makes that variety Western juniper,
Juniperus Occidentalis. That gin has devoted followers.
>+0000Subject: [Distillers] Re: juniper berries
> Just a couple of data.Zymurgy Bob, a simple potstiller
> To: Distillers@...: mavnkaf@...: Wed, 4 Jun 2008 14:54:13
>You will need more fresh berries due to their moisture content.>
> --- In Distillers@yahoogroups.com, "waljaco" <waljaco@> wrote:>>
Possibly 3 times as much as dried berries.> walThanks Wal for your
input, Info saved, Also, Can I ask if you know the sub Species of
Juniperus communis, that is used by the Gin makers? Any which way,
> Enjoy 5 GB of free, password-protected online storage.
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