Preparing Your Must

Preparing Your Must

Wine making made easy? Yeah, right!” This might be what you are thinking as you click on this article. Really, I assure you, wine making is a very easy thing to do. What makes it seem daunting is all of the variables and options you 

Make High Quality Wines

Make High Quality Wines

Wine making at home is not complicated and the myths of only producing homemade vinegar are totally unfounded. Stick to these simple rules and you will be able to make  high quality wines full of character – that you are proud to serve your friends 

Wine Making Yeast

Wine Making Yeast

It is common among winemakers who don’t have that much experience in the art of making wine to basically overlook the very real importance of Wine Making Yeast in the wine making process. This is surprising for the simple fact that it is actually the 

Wine Making Home Recipe

Wine Making Home Recipe

What usually happens after people learn how to make their own delectable wine is that they will want to come up with their own wine making home recipe. Homemade wine making recipes actually come with numerous benefits. For instance, you won’t have to choose a 

Wine Making Part Science Part Art

Wine Making Part Science Part Art

There are plenty of vintners in Australia making some of the finest wine in the world as evidenced by the increasing numbers of mainland sales and worldwide exports. Australian wine producers are making over a billion liters of wine every year in all six states. 

Wine Lover Gifts

Wine Lover Gifts

An apron that proclaims the wearer will work for wine is just one of many wine lover gifts that people can find to give to their wine-loving friends. While the best choices for wine lover gifts may be from vineyards themselves, choosing the right gift 

Wine Making Hydrometer

Wine Making Hydrometer

A hydrometer is an indispensable tool in the winemaker’s arsenal. Hydrometers are used at different stages in the wine making process, and by learning what your hydrometer is saying you’ll be able to refine your wine making techniques. Basically, the heavier, or denser a liquid 

Temecula Wine Country

Temecula Wine Country

Like many people, I am fascinated by flying. I love to get on an aircraft not only because it takes me to faraway lands, but also because it gives me a feeling of being lifted up in the sky. To me, it’s a great way 

Yeast Role In Homemade Wine Making

Yeast Role In Homemade Wine Making

Yeast kicks off the fermentation process in wine making. After adding it to your must, it begins to consume the sugar, producing equal amounts of ethanol and carbon dioxide. There are wild yeasts everywhere around us, including on the skins of grapes if you’re making 

Homemade Wine Making Recipe

Homemade Wine Making Recipe

The equation to a successful home made wine is fifty percent strictly following the instructions and fifty percent involving a good homemade wine making recipe. If you do not have one, and even if you follow the instructions down to the letter, chances are you 

Wine Tasting Gift Ideas

Wine Tasting Gift Ideas

When attending a wine tasting event, most guests feel that it is a show of appreciation to bring a wine tasting gift. This shows the host that his or her efforts were appreciated and the guests are happy to attend the event. It may not 

Wine Making Kit Make Your Own Wine

Wine Making Kit Make Your Own Wine

If you are the creative type and have always wanted to invent new and exciting flavors of wine, then you may want to consider using a wine making kit to bottle your own wine. If you are a beginner, you want to make sure the 

Attend a Wine Tasting

Attend a Wine Tasting

Of course, we’re talking about wine-tasting as something you go out and do, whether it’s on a winery tour, at a friend’s house, or some catered event. If attending  at a winery, do take the time first to find out about the winery’s history. This 

Wine Making Grapes

Wine Making Grapes

Wines are typically made from 100% grape juice. There are many varieties of wine making grapes and several components come into play that dictate the final wine produced. The Grape The type of grape from which the wine is made will greatly reflect in the 

Making Wine at Home

Making Wine at Home

People’s love for wine has extremely grown today. Not just in some countries but all over the world. This is reason enough that the need to know how to make homemade wine is tremendously increasing for personal consumption. Wine making equipment and supplies today are 

Growing Grapes at Your Home Vineyard

Growing Grapes at Your Home Vineyard

How great would it be to go out in your own back yard and pick your own grapes for eating or making wine, Jelly, juice  from you own vineyard. It is easy to grow grapes in your own back yard. Just find a place where 

Wine Making Recipe

Wine Making Recipe

Below you will find the basic steps to making a delicious wine. This method can used both for whites and reds. It’s great for beginning winemakers who are looking for a simple recipe, with simple ingredients. Ingredients: 11 ½ kg of Grapes 5 ½ kg 

Wine Tours in the Napa Valley

Wine Tours in the Napa Valley

Napa Valley, located in western California has a robust heritage of producing some of the world’s finest wine grapes since the 19th century – and as you might expect, this tradition remains true to this very day. While the area began to suffer in the 

Wine Tasting For the Novice

Wine Tasting For the Novice

When it comes to wine appreciation, there’s so much involved. From wine flavors to aromas to tasting to educational information, it all contributes to the fun you have drinking it, right? No matter where you drink your wine-whether it be a winery, a dinner party, 

How to Conduct a Wine Tasting

How to Conduct a Wine Tasting

Wine tasting is a fine art that has been perfected over time. While professional wine tastings are conducted by wine merchants and buyers, it is easy to have your own informal wine tasting at home with friends. Here are some tips to properly taste wine. 

Kentucky Wine Making

Kentucky Wine Making

Most people would never think of Kentucky as being a good source of wine.  However, a winemaker named Jean Jacques Dufour in 1798 planted the first commercial vineyard in the small town of Nicholasville Kentucky and in 1860 Kentucky was known as the third largest 

Wine Tasting In Malaga

Wine Tasting In Malaga

Malaga is one of the cultural centres of southern Spain and it bequeathed to the world flamenco dance, cubist art and some very tasty wines. You can enjoy sweet Spanish wines when you go wine tasting in Malaga and they are the perfect accompaniment to 

McLaren Vale Vineyards

McLaren Vale Vineyards

McLaren Vale is a country area located 40 km from the capital of South Australia, Adelaide. It is one of the continent’s most well-known wine regions and, from the 76 cellars, come several of the world’s finest wines. Visitors will be impressed by the passion 

Temecula Wine Tasting

Temecula Wine Tasting

What type of wine goes well with a big, red juicy steak? We all know that red wine is usually considered the best candidate. In looking to choose the best red for your next meal, visiting a wine tasting will certainly help you narrow down 

Wine Tours Perth Australia

Wine Tours Perth Australia

The city of Perth which is located in the Swan Coastal Plain has become one of the most illustrious and peaceful cities In Australia. It is the ideal holiday destination for any age. You can experience the most incredible wines with the fantastic weather in 

Making Homemade Wine

Making Homemade Wine

Making homemade wine is a tradition that many people still continue today.  Many people assume that making wine is a difficult process and I am here to tell you that it is not.  Making home brew is simple but it can be time consuming and 

Some Beautiful Vineyards in the Hunter Valley

Some Beautiful Vineyards in the Hunter Valley

There are literally dozens of vineyards in and around the Hunter Valley each of which has a unique attractiveness and varietal style option. Naturally, unless you have unlimited time it will be impossible to visit each and every one of them so let’s look at 

Feature Winery: Saddlerock Vineyards

Feature Winery: Saddlerock Vineyards

When I think of Malibu, I think of sand and surf, movie stars and shopping but not necessarily food and wine. But if you think of the Santa Monica Mountain Range situated slightly west of the city, the climate is actually pretty good for growing 

Italian Wine

Italian Wine

Italian WineThis is probably what has influenced Italy to be so passionate about their wine. There are lots of different types of Italian wine available on the market to suit every taste budget. The great thing about Italian wine is that no matter what type 

White Wine Making

White Wine Making

You don’t need me to tell you that the difference between red wines and white wines is the color. But I’m sure that I can mention a few facts about wines that you didn’t know. For example, did you know that many white wines are