http://www.totalwinesystem.com (Michael James)Video #8 of a the “Wine Tips” Series. A brief introduction to the basics of red wine production. It covers the key elements of red wine making from the proper time to pick the grapes, crushing and fermentation, yeasts and then bottling of the final product.
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Red wine is made from the must (pulp) of red or black grapes that undergo … high proof brandy is added when making port wine. …
Process – The grapes – Harvesting and destemming en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Winemaking – Cached – Similar -Harvest – The grapes are picked when they are ripe, usually as determined by taste
Red Wine making in France:
Crushing and destemming the grapes. The grapes just arriving in the cellar are crushed.