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  

Zesty Fig and Lemon Preserve


Spotted some baby green figs on the tree this morning and decided to get them before the birds do. Recipe for unripe Zesty Fig Preserve: 10 baby green figs 250 grams brown sugar 400ml boiling water Tablespoon cinnamon powder Half Tablespoon nutmeg Teaspoon aniseed Teaspoon honey Top the figs and pierce them multiple times with … Continue reading Zesty Fig and Lemon Preserve

Biodigester – Your Own Natural Gas At Home


If you’re living off the grid or simply want to make your own natural gas at home, it’s really not as complicated as it might first appear to be. Especially if you keep things simple. This video from solar cities shows you how to make a simple biodigester using an IBC. The whole idea here … Continue reading Biodigester – Your Own Natural Gas At Home

Arts and Crafts Recycled


With a growing worldwide extinction of many the worlds species due to climate change and less natural habitat to breed and live sustainable lives. Animals also have the added danger in rural and urban areas of dying from humans litter. Its great to see artists turn one mans litter into another woman's fashion accessory! I found this website that … Continue reading Arts and Crafts Recycled

Aquaponics System


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