Home-Crafted Wines & Winemaking
One of the best wines I’ve had was a loganberry wine from a small vineyard near Seattle, which sold me on the idea that wonderful tasting wines could indeed be obtained, not just from grapes, but from fruits, berries and a wide variety of other natural ingredients as well. ~ Gary AndersonBook Description:
Home-Crafted Wines & Winemaking takes the mystery out of the winemaking by breaking it down into clear and simple steps. Making your own high quality wines is not only fun, but also relatively easy once you understand the process.
Perhaps you’ve thought that home winemaking was something you would enjoy, but simply didn’t understand how to get started. “Home-Crafted Wines & Winemaking” covers all the elements and resources necessary to get started with your first batch of home-crafted wine!
Some of the recipes included are: Chianti, Pineapple wine, Loganberry and Blackberry wines, Pear, Pomegranate and Cherry wines.
This guide builds upon a 6-Step method used to produce your own unique signature wines. Included are sections on techniques, preparation and testing, essential tools and equipment, necessary additives, recipes, and discussion on bottling and storage of your wine.