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Courgette Wine

Courgette Wine

Reader Andrew Homer’s recipe for courgette wine uses up an impressive full 5lb of courgettes, so will help with any excess of this prolific veg, to be drunk with Courgette Goujons or a little bit of Courgette Fudge Cake perhaps? INGREDIENTS 5lb courgettes 3lb white sugar (or use brown if you want a darker, rum-type […]

Spiced Beetroot Wine

Spiced Beetroot Wine

Home made wine enthusiast, keen blogger and author of Ben’s Adventures in Wine Making, Ben Hardy makes a vintage spiced beetroot wine. See also: Crab Apple Wine Spiced Apple and Pear Pie Blackberry wine Pickled Beetroot Recipe   The colour produced by beetroot is remarkable, and that alone is a reason to make this wine. […]

By August 19, 2015 2 Comments Read More →
Blackberry Wine

Blackberry Wine

Home made wine enthusiast, keen blogger and author of Ben’s Adventures in Wine Making, Ben Hardy makes one of his all-time favourite tipples- Blackberry wine After a frantic June and July in the winemaking calendar, I often take August a little easy, knowing that September is another busy month. If you want to make peach […]

Dandelion Wine

Dandelion Wine

Wine-making enthusiast and writer of the popular wine making blog; Ben’s Adventures in Wine Making, Ben Hardy takes advantage of the spring dandelion harvest to make a dandelion wine whose taste can (and sometimes does) match the very finest Sauternes T. S. Eliot tells us that April is the cruellest month. However, I believe Chaucer […]

By April 14, 2015 3 Comments Read More →
Orange Wine Recipe

Orange Wine Recipe

Ben Hardy, wine blogger, occasional contributor in Home Farmer, prolific winemaker and author of Ben’s Adventures in Wine Making shares his Orange Wine Recipe. Orange wine is one of my favourites. It is a reliable white that is both sharp and crisp. It is often one of my ‘midweek’ wines: something to open when I […]

By February 11, 2014 19 Comments Read More →

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