The Way to Make Wine: How to Craft Superb Table Wines at Home / Edition 1

The Way to Make Wine: How to Craft Superb Table Wines at Home / Edition 1

by Sheridan Warrick
     
 

ISBN-10: 0520238699

ISBN-13: 9780520238695

Pub. Date: 09/12/2006

Publisher: University of California Press

The Way to Make Wine reveals everything needed to make delicious wines—both reds and whites—from start to finish. Rich with insider know-how, this book divulges the many practical advances made in the past few decades and demonstrates that do-it-yourself winemaking is now simpler and more rewarding than ever. Straightforward illustrations of key

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The Way to Make Wine reveals everything needed to make delicious wines—both reds and whites—from start to finish. Rich with insider know-how, this book divulges the many practical advances made in the past few decades and demonstrates that do-it-yourself winemaking is now simpler and more rewarding than ever. Straightforward illustrations of key tools and steps help make this book one-stop shopping for wine lovers, beer brewers, avid cooks, or anyone who’s ever dreamed of producing table wines at home.

This updated and expanded edition features:

• new how-to illustrations

• tips and techniques from accomplished professional winemakers

• up-to-date information on the rewards and challenges of running natural wine fermentations

• fresh ways to apply your home-brewing knowledge to make remarkable reds and whites

Providing concise, clear, and practical guidance, Sheridan Warrick shows that making your own wine is not only easy but also a pleasure.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780520238695
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
09/12/2006
Edition description:
1ST
Pages:
267
Product dimensions:
8.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.88(d)

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Table of Contents

Introduction. Real wine, real enjoyment1
Pt. 1Success with reds and whites
1Grapes and other ingredients13
2The ins and outs of a home winery23
3When red means go37
4Then a miracle happens49
5A pressing engagement59
6The quiet stage69
7Watchful waiting81
8Bottling and beyond93
9Vive la difference!103
10Clear and clean115
Part one recap. Winemaking step by step125
Pt. 2Making even better wine
11Getting a grip on your grapes137
12Testing, testing151
13Taking control169
14Mastering sulfur dioxide189
15Making the wine you wish you'd made203

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