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Updates: Homemade Pineapple, Sweet Potato, Banana Wines

Yesterday, Mr. Scribbles and I spent the afternoon tasting and sweetening three of our wines in progress. Here’s our process for back-sweetening wine: 1. Pour a sample of wine. 2. Sniff. 3. Taste a sip. 4. Sniff and taste again. 5. … Continue reading

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Homemade Sweet Potato Wine Recipe

Why sweet potato wine? Well, why not sweet potato wine? In addition to grapes and various fruits, i.e. strawberries, blackberries, apple, mango, etc., it seems you can ferment just about anything and make an alcoholic substance out of it. I’ve … Continue reading

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Homemade Fruit Concentrate Wine Recipe

One of Mr. Scribbles’ projects, he’s made this wine a couple of times before. It is a refreshing, fruity, slightly sweet wine that is okay to drink young, but becomes really tasty once it ages for at least a year … Continue reading

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Updates? What Wine Blog Updates?

I hit a snag in my winemaking blog. You see, it seems that the posts don’t write themselves. No, really! I know, I know, I was shocked to find that out, too. So anyhow, I’m going to be playing catch-up … Continue reading

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Tasting Notes and Movie Review – Sideways

Good thing wine likes lazy, ’cause I have a whole bunch of it lounging around, waiting for me to not be so lazy busy and finally bottle. Here’s the latest role call in the spare bedroom winery: Angel Blanco, Riesling, … Continue reading

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