Tagged: Kit

2008 Zinfandel

2008 Zinfandel

October 2008 – I purchased this kit ‘cuz I wanted a Zinfandel … and for no other reason. That is definitely a sufficient reason for making wine. Ingredients Kit Vino del Vida Red Zinfandel...

2008 Blueberry / Pinot Noir

2008 Blueberry / Pinot Noir

May 2008 – I had great luck with the Black Cherry / Pinot Noir a few years ago and bought this kit on impulse when stopped by American Brewmaster to get corn sugar for...

2006 Fume Blanc (Sauvignon Blanc)

November 2006 – American Brewmaster discounted some of last year’s kits 15% — So I had to buy one! If this one is ok I’m going to go back Thursday — if either of...

2006 Nebbiolo D’Alba

October 2006 – This one has very specific instructions for how to make the wine clear properly. I will need to read the instructions through again before each step. I did the colored background...

2006 Pinot Noir

2006 Pinot Noir

October 2006 – My experiences with kits indicates that I should follow the instructions. So I actually read the instructions through before starting, and plan to stick with them. Apparently I purchased my drill-mounted...

2003 Peach / Chardonnay

2003 Peach / Chardonnay

October 2018 – This was my second fun wine kit. As with the Black Cherry/Pinot Noir (BC/PN), it was a bit sweet. Ingredients Kit Wine-Kitz Peach Chardonnay Kit Yeast Lalvin EC-1118 Sulfite Yes Sorbate...

2003 Black Cherry / Pinot Noir

2003 Black Cherry / Pinot Noir

June 2003 I’m about ready to bottle the kit I started last fall. I tried it last week and was quite pleased. So I logged onto Wine-Kitz and ordered two of their “fun” wines....

2002 Sangiovese / Cabernet Sauvignon / Merlot

2002 Sangiovese / Cabernet / Merlot

September 2002 – I haven’t made any wine in several years. Other than a batch of mead that is about ready to drink, I just haven’t had any ambition to make wine. Part of...

1999 Merlot

1999 Merlot

December 2007 – I had absolutely no memory of making this wine until I found my notebook in 2007. This was the top-end WineArt kit at that time – I’m seriously surprised I don’t...

1997 White Bordeaux

1997 White Bordeaux

December 2007 – This was my second kit wine. I liked a lot better than the Vieux Chateau Du Roi I did the previous year. I was in wine making withdrawal, didn’t want to...