Wines Basic #1 What gives wine its colour?

  WHITE WINE White wine can be made from either white grapes or red grapes. White wine is made only from the juice of the grapes without any contact with the skins. The grapes are crushed and pressed to extract all the juice which is then drained off prior to alcoholic fermentation. (See Wine Basics #2 […]

Wine Basics #2 – How do you make wine?

There are many techniques and options available to winemakers which we may cover in other topics but to start with we’re just going to describe the most common wine making processes. We don’t want to get over-technical in explaining how wine is made so will limit our explanation to the main processes involved which are […]