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Home Winemaking 101
Getting Started

Learn How to Make Wine at Home!

If you’re just starting out on your home winemaking journey, the numerous options can be intimidating. But there is one fundamental winemaking truth you should hold above all others. It is often said that great meals are prepared with great ingredients. This saying is equally true for winemaking. If you want to make great wine, you have to source great wine grapes and juice. At WineGrapesDirect.com, we make sure every pail comes with grapes and juice drenching with the flavors needed to make great wine.

Home Winemaking can be as easy or difficult as you want it to be. To see just how easy learning to make wine can be, check out our incredibly simple PDF guides that show you how to make both red and white wine in 12 easy to follow steps.

Red and White Wine 12-Step Program PDFs

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You can also leverage our growing collection of home winemaking videos on both YouTube and Instagram:

See how to do a SO2 test:

Let’s Use a Bucket Press: Pressing Wine From Grape Skins:

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Easy Home Winemaking Sulfite Method: a 10% SO2 Solution to Add to Your Wine and Manage SO2:

Easy Home Winemaking Method to Add Body and Mouthfeel to White Wine – Battonage:

 

Here is list of other home winemaking resources for you to draw upon:

Winemaker Magazine is an excellent publication and WineGrapesDirect.com is a sponsor of their yearly Home Winemaking Competition and Conference:
https://winemakermag.com/

The Dummies Guide can be useful if you’re just starting out:
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There is also a free (but very old) home winemaking how to book published by UC Davis:
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Daniel Pambianchi, a noted home winemaking speaker, has a very good Trouble Shooting Guide:
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As well as a very good home winemaking book:
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The valley Vintner has produced nice guide that covers a wide range of home winemaking topics:
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Introducing “Wine Must”, a New Winemaking Comic Sponsored by WineGrapesDirect

–Just One Oregon Pinot Left and Napa Merlot Almost Sold Out Don’t miss your opportunity to make excellent wine with this frozen grape must and juice!

Interested in putting this comic in your newsletter for free? Email andrew@winegrapesdirect.com for the details.

We will be putting up a new Wine Must comic at least once a month. So come to WineGrapesDirect.com to see the Wine Must comic, and don’t forget to check out the excellent frozen wine grape must and juice we have available.

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