Riesling | 13.5% Heavy-Bodied White Winemaking Kit (16 L | 4.22 gal)

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Riesling Heavy-Bodied Winemaking Kit: Crafting a Rich and Aromatic White Wine

Elevate Your Winemaking Experience with a Canadian Riesling Heavy-Bodied Kit

The Riesling Heavy-Bodied Winemaking Kit is a superb choice for those who appreciate the depth and complexity of a full-bodied white wine. This kit offers a unique opportunity to create a Riesling that stands out with its rich texture and aromatic profile.

Kit Features:

  • Complete Winemaking Package: Includes everything from wine base to fining agents.
  • Volume: Designed to yield up to 23 liters (6.07 US gallons) of wine.
  • Extended Crafting Time: Ready in about six weeks, allowing for a more developed flavor profile.
  • Premium Ingredients: Sourced to ensure a high-quality Riesling wine experience.
  • Proudly Canadian: Made in Canada, offering a unique take on the traditional Riesling.

Tasting Profile:

  • Body: Heavy-bodied, providing a richer and more robust experience than typical Rieslings.
  • Flavor Notes: A luscious blend of apple, apricot, peach, and pear flavors, complemented by high acidity and strong floral aromas.
  • Sweetness: Varies from slightly sweet to dry, influenced by the winemaking process and personal preference.

Frequently Asked Questions:

Q: What makes this Riesling kit unique? A: It allows you to craft a full-bodied Riesling, which is less common and offers a unique tasting experience.

Q: How long will the winemaking process take? A: The wine will be ready in approximately six weeks, a bit longer than standard kits, to enhance flavor development.

Q: Is this kit suitable for beginners? A: Yes, it's user-friendly for both novices and experienced winemakers.

Q: What is the expected alcohol content? A: The wine will have a potential alcohol content of around 13.5% ABV.

Q: How much wine does this kit produce? A: It yields about 23 liters (6.07 US gallons) of wine.

Q: Do I need additional equipment? A: Basic winemaking equipment is required and is not included in the kit.

Start your winemaking journey with the Riesling Heavy-Bodied Winemaking Kit and savor your handcrafted wine's rich, aromatic flavors. Note: Additional winemaking equipment and supplies are necessary and sold separately.

every kit makes up to
 30 bottles of wine
make wine for less than $3 a bottle
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flavours in every kit
customize your batch with our unique flavours + enhancers

About This Wine

Popular Wines Made From Riesling Varietal Grapes:

  • Feher Rajnai
  • Johannisberg Riesling
  • Klingelberger
  • Rhein
  • Rheingauer
  • Mosel
  • Rosslinger
  • Ruessel
  • Starovetski
  • Uva Pussila

These wines have at least a touch of sweetness, many Rieslings can be very dry as well. Whether the wine is dry or very sweet just depends on where the wine was grown. 

The aromatic, deliciously refreshing wine that tastes like the nectar of apples, apricots, peaches, and pears. Usually crisp, due to its high levels of acidity, Riesling is known for its strong floral aromas.

Taste: Crisp and dry with floral and fresh fruity aromas, followed by green fruit flavors of apple, grape and pear, as well as mineral and earthy flavors, which reflect where it is grown. In warmer climates, citrus and stone fruit flavors of lemon, lime, apricot and peach are more prevalent. Age adds complexity.

Dry / Sweet: Dry

Acidity: High

Age: Needs a few years of bottle age.

Grape juice concentrate (preserved with sulphur dioxide), liquid invert sugar, tartaric acid, malic acid, citric acid, tanin, ascorbic acid. Additives (included in Wine Kit) Packet A: Bentonite, Packet B: Potassium Metabisulphite, Packet C: Potassium Sorbate, Packet D: Clearing Agent (kieselsol/chitosane), Packet of Yeast.

Wine-making in 4 easy steps

Mix the 
Juice & Yeast
for 28 Days
Add Degas 
& Clarifiers
& Enjoy

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