RE: [new_distillers] Partially blind leading the completely sightless
> awful product from his (commercial - breed unknown at this stage) stillThat might be a wee source of angst as well - some of them are far too
short, and will never deliver a satisfying product. The best they'll hope
for may be around 75% purity, which will still need a hefty dose of carbon
treatment to clean it up.
> Is there any point in rescuing the wash and running it again once it'sProbably not - will all the splashing, and high temperatures, and fun,
you've a pretty good risk of it going off. I had one run where I broke the
thermometer, so I kept it in the still for 3 days until i got a new
thermometer. It wasn't quite vinegar, but something bad had happened to
They could always keep the spirit, add a bit of clean water to it to bring
the volume up enough to redistill, and try again.