Have you have ever wanted to try your hand at making wine but were too intimidated by the entire process? Now is the time to throw all those fears right out of the window and sign up for our Wine Making Course, taught by Paul Ritter, owner/vintner of Brook Hollow Winery and Event Facility. You will receive your own winemaking kit, choice juice to make 30 bottles of wine, 30 unlabeled bottles, and 4 in house classes to attend over the course of 8 weeks. Course Schedule: Sunday March 13th 1pm – Receive your winemaking kits and juice. Introduction on wine making, sanitization, and fermentation (approximately 3 hour class) Sunday April 3rd 1pm – Education on racking and clarifying. Complimentary Wine Tasting provided at event end (approximate 1 hour class) Sunday April 10th 1pm – Education on racking and stabilizing wine, preparing wine for bottling. Complimentary Glass of Wine provided at event end (approximate 1 hour class) Sunday May 1st 1pm – Receive your 30 unlabeled bottles. Education on bottling process and group bottling session. We ask everyone donates a bottle of their wine to enjoy in a group tasting along with the complimentary lite fare we will provide. (approximate 3 hour class) If you cannot make one of the classes, Paul will send you a video of the educational details, along with those steps being done for your wine. After the last class is completed, all wine making supplies are yours to take home with you, so the next time you want to make wine at home, all you would need is juice and bottles.
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