demijohn

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large bottle with a short narrow neck

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Knife, rolling pin, bowl, two sterilised demijohns, funnel, fine sieve, bottles.
They stole two blue flame motorcycle exhausts, an air rifle, 12 demijohns and some pieces of lead that were being stored in the garage.
They stole two blue flamemotorcycleexhausts, an air rifle, twelve demijohns and some pieces of lead that were being stored in the garage.
These 'liquors' are stored in glass demijohns, some for more than 50 years.
39226000 Demijohns, bottle crates, bottles and reels
hold on, I set-up the demijohns in the airing cupboard two weeks ago.
After conquering their freedom of speech again, people looked forward to talking: in trains which started working again, full of people, sacks of flour and demijohns of wine, every passenger talked to unknown people about happenings which had occurred in his life.
At nearby Cantina San Martino, a small, high-quality winery owned by the Pittaro family, locals are more likely to show up to refill their own glass demijohns.
In addition to several vintage bottlings from the early 1970s, the range also includes Pierre Ferrand 1914 Memoire Vintage Edition, a 70-year old Grande Champagne cognac aged initially in small Limousin oak barrels before being transferred to glass demijohns.
He uncovered three demijohns, two bottles and a flagon - all but two still filled with whisky.
In the meantime, those of us with less foresight will have to continue with our demijohns, a few rowan berries, some succulent hedgerow blackberries, a few elderberries that we manage to get to before the blackbirds, a bag of sugar and a few sachets of yeast.
I've been doing it for quite a few years, I get in the garage, get some fruits and get on with it by making a few demijohns now and then and keep them bubbling away in the corner.
Consulting my erstwhile bible, the Boots Book of Home Wine and Beermaking, I decided the berries were blueberries and set out to see if my siphon and demijohns could be salvaged from their dusty resting place.
They are crushed, strained and fermented in 54-litre demijohns.
Early in the afternoon of 21 January, two Europeans in uniform and a few [Congolese] assistants left for Kasenga in a lorry belonging to the [Katanga] Public Works Department and containing road signs, geometrical instruments, two demijohns filled with sulphuric acid, an empty 200-litre petrol barrel and a hacksaw.