The Use of Gum Arabic Liquid in Winemaking

May 9th, 2018

As all winemakers must learn, winemaking is a delicate chemical process that they must perform in the right manner to receive favourable results. The technique of extracting the juice from the grapes is just a small part of making the ideal wine since the juice needs to ferment correctly to transform into the wine of

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Functions and Uses of Filtration Materials in Winemaking

April 26th, 2018

Wine has to go through a number of different processes before it is ready for consumption. One of the processes that you may choose to put your wine through is filtration during the final stages of winemaking to stabilise it and ensure that is has the proper clarity. Wines can develop a certain amount of

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How Environmental Temperature and Humidity Affect Wine Quality

April 11th, 2018

While the outdoor climate affects how slowly or quickly grapes mature on the vine and their characteristics, indoor environmental temperature and humidity also affect the quality of your batch of wine. If the finished product is not stored properly, its aging process will not proceed in the ideal fashion. For this reason, we explain how

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A Guide to Choosing the Right Wine Packaging for Wine Makers

March 28th, 2018

Before wine connoisseurs even know what a wine tastes like, they are drawn to its packaging. For this reason, wine makers need to carefully select the right wine packaging in order to attract customers to their product. Along with this, the packaging should be properly put together to ensure that the wine stays in the

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Five Factors That Affect Wine Quality

March 20th, 2018

Knowledge is power in all aspects of life, and this includes winemaking. Before you venture into making any type of wine, you should understand factors that can affect the outcome of your efforts. When you take time to learn at least some of the influencing factors, you increase your chance of success with the flavour,

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Winemaking at Home: What Are the Basic Things That You Need?

February 28th, 2018

Before you venture into winemaking at your house, you need to understand what basic things you need to purchase to perform winemaking at home in an efficient, successful manner. The first thing on your list should be to purchase a book on winemaking that details all the step by step instructions of the process. There

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Corks and Screw Caps for Winemaking: What are the Differences?

February 14th, 2018

As you may already know, there are two main ways to seal wine bottles. One way is the traditional cork method that has a long and illustrious history in winemaking. The other is the newer method of screw caps. While both perform that basic function adequately for basic storage and aging, there are distinct differences

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Uses and Applications of Wine Filter Cartridges in Winemaking

January 30th, 2018

Wine goes through a wide assortment of stages before it is ready to pour into bottles to complete the process through aging. One such stage is the filtration one in which you remove unwanted particles either to improve the clarity or purity of the wine mixture. Different filters are available for filtration today, but one

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How Does a Europress Grape Crusher Work?

January 18th, 2018

To make delicious wine, grapes need to go through different processing stages. Once the workers harvest the grapes, they first need to be thoroughly washed before they are ready for the next stage which is crushing. Years ago, the only way to perform the latter action was by manual means. This made the winemaking process

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Filtration Methods in Winemaking

December 8th, 2017

Filtration has long been an important step in the winemaking process for wineries of all sizes around the globe. This process helps achieve the best possible texture, taste, consistency and stability of wines before they are bottled for distribution and sale to consumers. Various types of filtration methods are still used today, and there are

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