Tagged: fruit wine

2018 Elderberry Port

2018 Elderberry Batch #2

August 2018 – This batch is the first time I’m trying an experiment I’ve been considering for 30 years — feeding a wine sugar to jack the alcohol up to ~18% and sweetening it,...

2018 Elderberry

2018 Elderberry Batch #1

August 2018 – This concentrate was a spur-of-the-moment purchase — I was thinking about elderberry and then I spotted the package in American Brewmaster. I didn’t even read the ingredients until I reached home....

2013 Apple (second run)

2013 Apple, second run

December 2013 – When I was done juicing the apples from this year’s apple wine, I had a bucket of moist pulp. Since I could not let it go to waste, I started a...

2013 Apple

2013 Apple

December 2013 – I haven’t made apple wine in decades. The price for a bushel of red delicious at the Raleigh Farmer’s Market was $20, so I snagged one. My juicer got a workout!...