Rhubarb Wine Recipe

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Rhubarb Wine Recipe
« on: May 09, 2010, 14:55 »
Hi all i have an allotment with a load of rhubarb on it and i want to make it into some wine i also have lots of apples so cider comes to mind does any body have a recipe please look forward to hear from you  :unsure:



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Re: Rhubarb Wine Recipe
« Reply #1 on: May 09, 2010, 18:36 »
6 lbs Rhubarb,
1 lb raisins (chopped),
1/2 pt of strong tea, or 1 tsp tannin,
3 1/2 lb sugar,
Water to 1 gallon, (hot/warm)

Yeast nutrient and Yeast.

Basically chop rhubarb, pour water over, add the rest - except yeast, dissolve the sugar.
When luke warm add yeast.

Leave to ferment, covered, for a week then strain, and put in a demijohn with airlock.

No idea on how long it will take to mature.

Try:  http://www.homewinemaking.co.uk
Forum like this and recipies for lots.
May as well have 2 options.
« Last Edit: May 09, 2010, 18:42 by SG6 »



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« Last Edit: May 10, 2010, 20:39 by STIG1963 »
Brewing and gardening in abingdon-on-thames



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Re: Rhubarb Wine Recipe
« Reply #3 on: May 10, 2010, 21:11 »
Watch the acidity of the wine when it is being made as too much acid can stop the yeast doing its job. >:( >:( >:(

You may need to get some chalk to add at the start. So if you locate a shop ask if they have any. You will need 1oz to a gallon apparently. Another alternative is cuttlefish bone.



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Re: Rhubarb Wine Recipe
« Reply #4 on: July 10, 2010, 21:07 »
I used to  make rhubarb wine years ago, and jsut used the rhubarb on its own with a campden tablet first and the day after the sugar and yeast, you could drink it in 6 months but better in 12 months.....makes a lovely lovely wine
now im gonna go buy demijohns and air locks again i gave awayall mine a few years ago.. now i have the urge to do it all over again !!!
)O( Ozwytch
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