The Complete Guide to Making your Own Wine at Home
Everything You Need to Know Explained SimplyeBook - 2010
Wine is cultural staple and has been since as early as 4500 BCE. Over time, it has developed into one of the most widely recognized and highly cultivated beverages in nearly every civilization. From the rice wines of Asia to the grape wines of Europe and even the honey wines of Africa, wine is enjoyed at every corner of the globe. For that reason, many people seek out ways to make and enjoy their own wine from the comfort of their homes, growing their own grapes and experimenting with a wide array of ingredients. While you do not have to have a vineyard in Napa Valley to perfect this process, without the right instruction and resources, wine making can result in just another pile of sour grapes.The Complete Guide to Making Your Own Wine at Home walks aspiring wine makers through every detail necessary in creating and enjoying wine from your own home. From the basics of distillation to the ingredients used, homemade wine can be on your table and wowing your guests in no time. You will learn all of the basics of making wine at home, starting with the types of ingredients available to you. You will also learn what is required to start and operate a home winery and what you may be missing right now. The basic aspects of all red wines and white wines will be detailed for you, giving you every bit of information you need to fully understand how each wine is supposed to taste and feel.In addition to the general overview of making wine at home, you will learn details about the difference between each type of wine, the right mixture of ingredients, and the testing and trying of new things in each bottle. Ultimately, you will learn how to take control of every aspect of your wines, from taste and dryness to odor and color. Whether you are a wine connoisseur or aspiring to be one, The Complete Guide to Making Your Own Wine at Home arms you with the tools need to add some body to your creation.
Publisher: Ocala, Fla. : Atlantic Pub. Group, 
Copyright Date: ©2010
Branch Call Number: 641.8 Pe
Description: 1 online resource (311 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations (some color), charts