Pattie Vargas is an avid home winemaker and the co-author of several books, including Cordials from Your Kitchen and Making Wild Wines & Meads. She. Making Wild Wines Meads has ratings and 16 reviews. SterlingSpider said: I’ m going to break my review of this book into two components, the instructi. Making Wild Wines & Meads by Pattie Vargas, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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Jun 21, SterlingSpider rated it really liked it. There are easy to understand and follow recipes.

Making Wild Wines & Meads

Aug 29, Eli rated it really liked it Shelves: Shipping was timely and the price was right. An excellent book for beginners or novices alike!

Haven’t yet tried any recipes but they look great and I can’t wait to get started. Pattie VargasRich Gulling. Kate Corrigan rated it really liked it Jan 10, As something that leans more toward being a recipe book, it does assume that the reader has some basic understanding of the fermenting process.

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Goodreads wi,d the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. Book ratings by Goodreads. This is where for me this book shines. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Learn to use ingredients from your farmers’ market, grocery store, or even your own backyard to make deliciously fermented drinks.

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Yield for each of these recipes is one gallon, which is a nice economical size for testing out something, as the costs can add up fast, and in the worst case scenario it can be no fun having to get rid of several gallons of failed brew after what could be several years of work.


Looking for beautiful books? That being said; if you’re old hat at home brewing it is probably worth taking a read-through for a baseline understanding of the practices the recipes are based on, a quick refresher, and perhaps a different way of wording things you might like better Apricots, blueberries, kiwi, too.

He lives in Ohio. Lemon-Thyme Metheglin, Rose Hip Melomel, and Pineapple-Orange Delight are just the beginning of an unexplored world of delightfully natural wild wines. I hope to eventually try all recipes! Account Options Sign in. For an experienced brewer with a few books under their belt there might not be so many forays into the “wild” as the title might suggest, but the recipe list would look pretty out-there to someone used to grape table wines.

The directions are of the “tried and true” variety with a few procedural options thrown in, but not enough wuld overwhelm and believe me, brewing can get AWFULLY overwhelming. Rich GullingPattie Vargas No preview available – Considering all the items they recommend you get from a brew supply already, household bleach should not be the focus of the sterilization section.

Jul 11, Sagely rated it really liked it. Pattie VargasRich Gulling No preview available – If you want to get into magical homebrewing, these keads will inspire you! Wiild discusses techniques for making meads, fruit wines, herbal wines and floral wines, as well as wine meant just for use in cooking.

Description Make extraordinary homemade wines from everything but grapes! No trivia or quizzes yet. Return to Book Page. Jagendorf’s is the use of yeast on toast as a yeast nutrient, and the absence of modern tannin, acid blend, and yeast nutrients.


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Some brew science is still a bit deeper then I’m personally interested in going right now, and sometimes it’s awfully nice to be able follow a pre-tested recipe to approximate the results I’m looking for rather then having to calculate every additive based on tables and graphs, and I think that alone will keep this book near the top of my reference pile for this hobby.

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I’m very inspired by this book. Tony rated it liked it Aug 28, In this refreshingly unique take on winemaking, Patti Vargas and Rich Gulling offer recipes for unusual wines made from herbs, fruits, flowers, and honey.

Lemon-Thyme Metheglin, Make extraordinary homemade wines from everything but grapes! Thank you Overstock it was a surprise Christmas present it came in record time Read full review.

Product details Format Paperback pages Dimensions x x Lists with This Book. I live in a very old town and looked maknig all the stores and local library.

There’s a fairly nice balance of explanation and brevity, and I appreciated that it took the time to break a few things down that are taken sort of for wiens in higher level texts.