My Exploration of Hard Cider Brewing

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On October 25, 2014, I plunged into my first attempt at making hard apple cider. My ultimate goal is to create something close to my concept of the ideal hard cider. A cider with a high ABV but with a sweet apple flavor. I brewed several batches, systematically varying my methods and ingredients. The result was very, very nice combination of hard cider and applejack.

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