Making Wine From a Kit at Home

The best way to learn about the winemaking process is to make wine from a kit for your first few batches then gradually experiment with ingredients as you become more familiar with it. 

November 2014

By Lori Stahl

Making Your Own Wine at Home

Making your own wine can be easier than you think. In Making Your Own Wine at Home (Fox Chapel Publishing, 2014), author Lori Stahl provides friendly, easy-to follow instructions for making homemade wine. She starts novice winemakers off with tips for using a kit and helps open their eyes to a vast world of different flavored wines. This excerpt, which is from Chapter 2, “Step-By-Step Winemaking,” provides instructions and tips for making your own wine from a kit.