FAQ

How do I know what wine I would like?

Wine varieties can vary from light, refreshing, fruit flavoured wines for easy sipping on a hot day to vineyard specific products from many of the wine regions of the world. You can create great tasting whites such as Pinot Grigio, Sauvignon Blanc and Riesling; Reds such as Merlot, Shiraz and Amarone. Let our friendly staff help you pick the wine that will best suit your needs.

How long does it take to make wine?

Four week wines are good quality table wines you can enjoy any time. Six week wines introduce more body and flavour that can, after some aging, provide enhanced varietal characteristics.

How is wine made?
  1. Pick the wine that you would like to make.
  2. Mix the contents into a large vessel. You start the fermentation process by sprinkling yeast into the ingredients. This only takes 5-10 minutes.
  3. U-Brew will handle all the intermediate processing steps so you will have the perfect wine. Steps like stabilizing, clarifying and filtering to get it ready for bottling.
  4. After 4, 6 or 8 weeks you can return to U-Brew and bottle and cork your wine. This process can usually be completed in 15-20 minutes per batch

How much wine will a batch make?

Table wines make about 30 x 750 ml bottles.