Wine Recipes

The following wine recipe chart gives the amount of each of the wine making ingredients needed to make 5 gallons of a particular type of homemade wine. For directions on how to use these wine making ingredients together as a recipe, see the article "How To Make Homemade Wine."

Also note that Campden Tablets will be needed as well. These are used to keep the wine from spoiling. You may also want to get Wine Conditioner as well if you plan on making your wine sweet.

Apple 5 Gals
Sugar5 lbs.
Yeast Nutrientss2 tbsp.
Yeast EnergizerN/A
Pectic Enzyme1/2 tbsp.
Acid Blend2 1/2 tbsp.
Wine Tannin1 tsp.
YeastEC-1118
Apricot 13 lbs
Sugar10 lbs.
Yeast NutrientssN/A
Yeast Energizer1 tbsp.
Pectic Enzyme3/4 tsp.
Acid Blend2 tbsp.
Wine Tannin1 tsp.
YeastMontrachet
Banana 15 lbs
Sugar10 lbs.
Yeast NutrientssN/A
Yeast Energizer1 tbsp.
Pectic Enzyme3/4 tsp..
Acid Blend2 tbsp.
Wine Tannin1 tsp.
YeastEC-1118
Blackberry 20 lbs
Sugar10 1/2 lbs.
Yeast Nutrientss2 tbsp.
Yeast EnergizerN/A
Pectic Enzyme3/4 tsp.
Acid Blend2 1/2 tbsp.
Wine TanninN/A
YeastMontrachet
Blueberry 13 lbs
Sugar11 lbs.
Yeast NutrientssN/A
Yeast Energizer1 tbsp.
Pectic Enzyme3/4 tsp.
Acid Blend2 tbsp.
Wine TanninN/A
YeastMontrachet
Cherry 20 lbs
Sugar10 lbs.
Yeast NutrientssN/A
Yeast Energizer1 tbsp.
Pectic Enzyme3/4 tsp.
Acid Blend5 tsp.
Wine TanninN/A
YeastMontrachet
Chokecherry 13 lbs
Sugar11 lbs.
Yeast NutrientssN/A
Yeast Energizer1 tbsp.
Pectic Enzyme3/4 tsp.
Acid Blend5 tsp.
Wine TanninN/A
YeastMontrachet
Concord 40 lbs
Sugar6 1/2 lbs.
Yeast Nutrientss2 tbsp.
Yeast EnergizerN/A
Pectic Enzyme3/4 tsp.
Acid Blend1 tbsp.
Wine Tannin1 tsp.
Yeast71B-1122
Concord 80 lbs
Sugar2 lbs.
Yeast Nutrientss2 tbsp.
Yeast EnergizerN/A
Pectic Enzyme3/4 tsp.
Acid BlendN/A<
Wine Tannin1/2 tsp.
YeastRC-212
Cranberry 15 lbs
Sugar10 1/2 lbs.
Yeast NutrientssN/A
Yeast Energizer1 tbsp.
Pectic Enzyme3/4 tsp.
Acid BlendN/A
Wine TanninN/A
YeastMontrachet
Currant 13 lbs
Sugar10 1/2 lbs.
Yeast Nutrientss2 tbsp.
Yeast EnergizerN/A
Pectic Enzyme3/4 tsp.
Acid BlendN/A
Wine TanninN/A
YeastRed Pasture
Dandelion 6 Qts
Sugar11 lbs.
Yeast Nutrientss1 tbsp.
Yeast Energizer2 tsp.
Pectic EnzymeN/A
Acid Blend3 tbsp.
Wine Tannin1/2 tsp.
YeastK1V-1116
Elderberry 15 lbs
Sugar10 lbs.
Yeast Nutrientss2 tbsp.
Yeast EnergizerN/A
Pectic EnzymeN/A
Acid Blend5 tsp.
Wine TanninN/A
YeastRC-212
Huckleberry 18 lbs
Sugar10 1/2 lbs.
Yeast Nutrientss2 tbsp.
Yeast EnergizerN/A
Pectic Enzyme3/4 tsp.
Acid Blend2 tbsp.
Wine Tannin1/2 tsp.
YeastMontrachet
Fig, Fresh 18 lbs
Sugar9 lbs.
Yeast Nutrientss2 tbsp.
Yeast EnergizerN/A
Pectic Enzyme1/2 tsp.
Acid Blend4 tbsp.
Wine Tannin1/2 tsp.
YeastK1V-1116
Frozen Conc 10 lbs
Sugar2 1/2 lbs.
Yeast Nutrientss2 tbsp.
Yeast EnergizerN/A
Pectic EnzymeN/A
Acid Blend4 tbsp.
Wine Tannin1/2 tsp.
YeastMontrachet
Ginger Root 1 lbs
Sugar11 lbs.
Yeast NutrientssN/A
Yeast Energizer1 tbsp
Pectic EnzymeN/A
Acid Blend4 tbsp.
Wine TanninN/A
YeastK1V-1116
Gooseberry 13 lbs
Sugar11 lbs.
Yeast NutrientssN/A
Yeast Energizer1 tbsp.
Pectic Enzyme1/2 tsp.
Acid BlendN/A
Wine Tannin1/2 tsp.
YeastChampagne
Grapefruit 30 lbs
Sugar10 lbs.
Yeast NutrientssN/A
Yeast Energizer1 tbsp.
Pectic EnzymeN/A
Acid BlendN/A
Wine Tannin1 tsp.
YeastChampagne
Mead (Honey) 13 lbs
SugarN/A
Yeast Nutrientss1 1/2 tbsp.
Yeast Energizer2 tbsp.
Pectic EnzymeN/A
Acid Blend3 tbsp.
Wine Tannin1 tsp.
YeastChampagne
Mulberry 25 lbs
Sugar10 lbs.
Yeast Nutrientss2 tbsp.
Yeast EnergizerN/A
Pectic Enzyme1 tsp.
Acid Blend3 tsp.
Wine Tannin1 tsp.
YeastMontrachet
Muscadine 30 lbs
Sugar69 lbs.
Yeast Nutrientss5 tsp.
Yeast EnergizerN/A
Pectic Enzyme3/4 tsp.
Acid BlendN/A
Wine Tannin1 tsp.
YeastChampagne
Peach 13 lbs
Sugar10 lbs.
Yeast Nutrientss>N/A
Yeast Energizer1 tbsp.
Pectic Enzyme1 tsp.
Acid Blend2 1/2 tbsp.
Wine Tannin1 tsp.
YeastEC-1118
Pear 20 lbs
Sugar10 lbs.
Yeast NutrientssN/A
Yeast Energizer1 tbsp.
Pectic Enzyme1 tsp.
Acid Blend2 1/2 tbsp.
Wine Tannin1 tsp.
YeastEC-1118
Persimmon 15 lbs
Sugar10 1/2 lbs.
Yeast Nutrientss>N/A
Yeast Energizer1 tbsp.
Pectic Enzyme3/4 tsp.
Acid Blend3 tbsp.
Wine Tannin1/2 tsp.
YeastChampagne
Pineapple 15 lbs
Sugar9 lbs.
Yeast NutrientssN/A/td>
Yeast Energizer1 tbsp.
Pectic Enzyme1/2 tsp.
Acid Blend2 tsp.
Wine Tannin1 tsp.
YeastMontrachet
Plum 20 lbs
Sugar9 lbs.
Yeast NutrientssN/A
Yeast Energizer1 tbsp.
Pectic Enzyme1 tsp.
Acid Blend2 tsp.
Wine Tannin1/2 tsp.
YeastMontrachet
Raspberry 15 lbs
Sugar10 1/2 lbs.
Yeast Nutrientss2 tbsp.
Yeast EnergizerN/A
Pectic Enzyme3/4 tsp.
Acid Blend2 1/2tbsp.
Wine TanninN/A
YeastICV D47
Rhubarb 18 lbs
Sugar10 lbs.
Yeast NutrientssN/A
Yeast Energizer1 tbsp.
Pectic EnzymeN/A
Acid BlendN/A
Wine Tannin1 tsp.
YeastMontrachet
Scuppernong 30 lbs
Sugar9 lbs.
Yeast Nutrientss5 tsp.
Yeast EnergizerN/A
Pectic Enzyme3/4 tsp.
Acid BlendN/A
Wine Tannin1 tsp.
YeastK1V-1116
Strawberry 18 lbs
Sugar10 lbs.
Yeast Nutrientss2 tbsp.
Yeast EnergizerN/A
Pectic Enzyme1 tsp.
Acid Blend5 tsp.
Wine Tannin1 tsp.
YeastICV D47
Thompson 80 lbs
Sugar1 1/2 lbs.
Yeast Nutrientss5 tsp.
Yeast EnergizerN/A
Pectic Enzyme3/4 tsp.
Acid Blend3 tsp.
Wine Tannin1 tsp.
YeastChampagne
Watermelon 15 lbs
Sugar9 lbs.
Yeast Nutrientss2 tbsp.
Yeast EnergizerN/A
Pectic Enzyme1/2 tsp.
Acid Blend2 1/2 tbsp.
Wine Tannin1 1/2 tsp.
YeastChampagne
Wild Grapes 20 lbs
Sugar10 lbs.
Yeast Nutrientss2 tbsp.
Yeast EnergizerN/A
Pectic Enzyme3/4 tsp.
Acid BlendN/A
Wine Tannin1/2 tsp.
YeastEC-1118

MORE INFORMATION

For directions on how to make wine using these wine recipes go to "How To Make Homemade Wine." These directions will guide you through the entire wine making process, from picking to bottling.

As you may have noticed by having just a few wine making ingredients you can make many, many different types of wine. In fact, by having on hand the ingredients you see across the top of the above chart you can make 95% of the wine recipes you will run across.

Not sure where to start? Then you may want to consider purchasing the Your Fruit! Necessities Box. It contains all the wine making equipment and ingredients you will need to get started, including the ingredients listed in the above chart. It's a simple way to get started!

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