1

It seemed a waste not to bottle my previously frozen ice chunk left over from an Eisbock recipe. It had all the smell and flavor and was a bit darker. Has anyone ever bottled their ice from icebock? Did it explode?

  • 1
    Wouldn't it be mostly free of alcohol? Isn't that the point of ice distillation? – Graham Jan 5 '12 at 18:19
  • 1
    If you didn't thaw it, you could shave it and make Sno-cones! I've made Guinness sorbet a few times - add sugar to Guinness and throw it in an ice-cream maker. Delicious! – JoeFish Jan 6 '12 at 21:03
2

The freezing point of the ethanol in your eisbock is much lower than water, thus, your chunk is, sadly, just a big ice cube.

1

The ice is water with little, if any, alcohol to it. There's really no reason to bottle it.

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.