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Taste Difference ?

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Taste Difference ?

Postby WVSHINER » Sun Nov 10, 2013 8:24 pm

Guys I posted recently that I had just received my new sieve plated column and as I have zero experience running this type of column I wondering if there will be any difference in the flavor profile of my spirits vs. those of my old pot still.

Might be hard to describe but have a go at it anyway mates. Just don't make me lick the screen on my laptop. :laughing-rolling:

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Re: Taste Difference ?

Postby Odin » Sun Nov 10, 2013 10:18 pm

More redistillations makes for less taste in general. Good control over heads (stacking) and tails (pushing them back) seem to be the key to making a very tasty drop with sieve / bubble cap plates. What I'm told ...

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Re: Taste Difference ?

Postby emptyglass » Sun Nov 17, 2013 11:43 pm

You'll get a lighter, more refined spirit. That dosnt mean you'll be short on flavor, but it will be different.
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Re: Taste Difference ?

Postby Kapea » Mon Nov 18, 2013 5:12 am

The best way to tell is to lick your monitor. The higher the proof, the higher the screen resolution needed for accurate flavor representation.

Oh wait, what year is it?

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