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Seven in the morning. I stumble out of bed. Tubs and tubes litter the living room and dining table. I glance at the airlock. No popping or gurgling. No heady scents of bread and fruit. Dead yeasts have sat at … Continue reading
Yeast added. Lid shut. Airlock, well, locked. I wait. Austen’s Anne Elliot knows how I feel: suffering quietly alone, waiting upon your sugars to become alcohol takes the patience of a truly goodwilled and kind nature. Yeasts, like most gentlemen, … Continue reading
Posted in MYTHMAKING: CRAFTING MY FIRST WINE (February - March 2010) Tagged airlock, alcohol, barbaresco, brix, CO2, fermentation, grapes, home wine, hydrometer, nebbiolo, wine, winemaking, yeast 1 Comment