Ingredients :

1 lb. fresh elderberries

(or V lb. dried) 1 lb. raisins (or V pint red grape concentrate) 1 V lb. sugar

1 teaspoon Pektolase Burgundy yeast and nutrient

2 lemons (or V oz. citric acid) Water to 1 gallon

Method :

The ingredients are crushed and placed in a bucket and boiling water is poured over them. The water level is brought up to 1 gallon and when cool the yeast starter and Pektolase are added. The pulp is strained off after four days and thereafter fermentation continues in a gallon jar. Rack when all sugar has been used up (generally within a month) and allow to clear.

Was this article helpful?

0 0
Making Your Own Wine

Making Your Own Wine

At one time or another you must have sent away for something. A

Get My Free Ebook

Post a comment