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

Overview

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.

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

List of Illustrations and Tables

Introduction: Real Wine, Real Enjoyment

PART ONE: SUCCESS WITH REDS AND WHITES
1 Grapes and Other
Ingredients
2 The Ins and Outs of a Home Winery
3 When Red Means Go
4 Then a Miracle Happens
5 A Pressing Engagement
6 The Quiet Stage
7 Watchful Waiting
8 Bottling and Beyond
9 Vive la Différence!
10 Clear and Clean
Part One Recap: Winemaking Step by Step

PART TWO: MAKING EVEN BETTER WINE
11 Bringing in the Yeasts
12 A Dozen Classic Styles
13 Getting a Grip on Your Grapes
14 Testing, Testing
15 Taking Control
16 Mastering Sulfur Dioxide
17 Making the Wine You Wish You’d Made

Suppliers and Laboratories
Further Reading
Acknowledgments

Index

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