Monthly Archive: August 2021

Sanitation in Wine 1

Sanitation in Wine

It appears that a fair number of winemakers, not limited to beginners, don’t understand the differences between “washed”, “disinfected”, “sanitized”, and “sterilized”. In this post I take a stab at defining these terms in...

2021 FWK Barbera in Detail 6

2021 FWK Barbera in Detail

Last updated 08/14/2023 I’ve decided to continue this blog, post-bottling, adding periodic tasting notes. See the menu below. This blog is a step-by-step description of making a Finer Wine Kits (FWK) according to their...

2021 Barbera 1

2021 Barbera

August 2021 I purchased a Finer Wine Kits (FWK) wine kit from Label Peelers to get a permanent 10% discount on the FWK, choosing a Barbera as I have nothing like it in the...