The wise one answers your winemaking questions.
An Italian winemaking tradition passes from father to son.
A checklist and quiz for the proper management of your backyard vineyard during this important time of the year.
Air is wine's worst enemy, so protect your wine from oxidation during filtering with vacuum filtration.
Should you let your wine take a breather or not? Our kit expert decodes the secrets of decanting your kit wine.
Meet Fredonia, a grape introduced in 1927. Similar to Concord, this grape is cold resistant and makes great everyday wine.
Two professional winemakers dish the hard truths of making wine from peaches, cherries and other stone fruits. Your wine doesn't have to be the pits.
An Okie goes over the cliff, an Oregon wine club and a wine Lubber from Michigan. Plus: A beginner's guide to using a Pearson Square for blending and adjustments.
Upended by new UPS regulations, a wine kit quality question, the ins and outs of oak toxins, Riesling and sulfites.
Learn the secret of making Pinot Noir in your home winery. With good fruit, it's not that hard.
Tips and techniques for growing the finicky "Queen of Wine." Plus: Straight advice on Pinot Noir from the winemakers of Sideways.
No soil? No problem. Soak in the basics of growing grapes using hydroponics nutrients, monitoring and growing systems
Learn how to make wine from this sweet and tart stone fruit. Plus: two recipes for plum beverages.