Re: Your gin
- Hi Ian,
Having the herbs-pouch at the top of the column can not effect your temp.
in any way. The herbs will simply be at the same temp as the vapour around
Unless you are thinking of physically disturbing the thermometer in some
way - My thermometer is one of those digital things with a lengthy metal
probe. The pouch sits low enough that the probe is not into contact with
> Would it be possible to simply hang the sachet of ingredients above
> the mash - and let the steam do its job? I am a little nervous about
> putting anything in my pot still column - I think it may affect the
> temp. reading at the top of the column.
> Once again I am thinking about making absynthe - not the kind that
> makes the heart grow fonder - I will re-visit the archives for this.
> The local health food store sells all the ingredients including
> wormwood. I was thinking of adding the ingredients to a turbo sugar
> wash - then distill the whole works. Any thoughts on this buddy!