The Workman’s Friend


When things go wrong and will not come right, Though you do the best you can, When life looks black as the hour of night - A PINT OF PLAIN IS YOUR ONLY MAN. When money's tight and hard to get And your horse has also ran, When all you have is a heap of … Continue reading The Workman’s Friend

Moonshine Maker


You've seen the TV shows about moonshiners, but they make moonshine in large quantities. This video is the easy way to make a small batch of moonshine in your own home without any special tools or materials. You'll need a pressure cooker, basic tools and some basic supplies from the grocery store. Enjoy this classic … Continue reading Moonshine Maker

Fermentation


We have had 7 days of 5 kilo's of blended pineapple of the slow fermentation process, naturally. 10 liters of warm water was included in the fermentation bucket and nothing else.  Below are the bubbles from the CO2 being pushed up. On the 7th day, there was fermentation #natural #distil #pineapples #ramblersrest #ploughmanpub A post … Continue reading Fermentation

Fruits to ferment


Firing up a distill in the next few weeks and testing out fermentation of different fruits. Looking for abundant, local fruits that are easy and free to obtain, with a little elbow grease: Pineapple ( Queen Pineapple ) Wild Plum ( umgwenya ) Guava Natal Plum Dandelion