Re: Potpourri wash results
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> Thought I would share an experiment with you all.wash
> Did an interesting run last night. Had a gallon of an old molasses
> I had been sitting on for a month or so and I added bottles of oldreceived as
> white wine that had oxydized, bottles of cheap champagne I
> gifts, some commercial rock gut liquor I could not drink andanything
> else in the house that had alcohol in it that I would never drink.in the
> Probably about 3 gallons in total.
> Ran it through my packed reflux valved column still to make vodka.
> I was surprised. There was very little ethyl acetate/heads taste
> run compared to my sugar washes. The resulting vodka was unusuallyrecycled a
> smooth. No charcoal filtering required. I took the hearts,
> bit of the heads and tails, cut the distillate to 40% and directlyinto
> the bottle it went for drinking.All that junk (good or bad) has been aged for aeons. Cut out the
> Recycling at it's best.
> warm regards on ice,
rubbish with one distillation and you've got a smooth drink. That's
how you make top shelf stuff outta horse p!ss. Look out if the
commercial boys ever get wind of what we're doing. :-)