Tempranillo/Petite Sirah- 2010

Harvested on  9/21/2010

I took 80# Tempranillo grapes and 40# Petite Sirah and crushed them together.

first time using a crusher/destemmer.

easier yes-

Approximately 12 gallons –

the harvest moon!

first brix reading 24*  (SG: 1.10)

added a gallon of water, yeast food, yeast nutrient and  “house”  yeast slurry.

Sg: 1.80   Brix: 21*

More pix on Pressing/Racking to secondary———-> https://winemakingfool.wordpress.com/2010/10/10/pressing-matters-2/

9/26/11 – 33 bottles






Published on September 21, 2010 at 8:56 PM  Leave a Comment  

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