“In Vino Veritas!” or How to Make Home-Made Wine

"In Vino Veritas!" or How to Make Home-Made Wine

So, this is how home-made Moldavian wine is made. This wine is of course not for sale – for you and for your neighbors.

A grinder

"In Vino Veritas!" or How to Make Home-Made Wine

"In Vino Veritas!" or How to Make Home-Made Wine

Grape is being grinded.

"In Vino Veritas!" or How to Make Home-Made Wine

…adding some white grape for the proper taste…

"In Vino Veritas!" or How to Make Home-Made Wine

"In Vino Veritas!" or How to Make Home-Made Wine

"In Vino Veritas!" or How to Make Home-Made Wine

Fermentation

"In Vino Veritas!" or How to Make Home-Made Wine

The wine is kept in basement.

"In Vino Veritas!" or How to Make Home-Made Wine

Preparations for lifting barrels up.

"In Vino Veritas!" or How to Make Home-Made Wine

"In Vino Veritas!" or How to Make Home-Made Wine

Yeast.

"In Vino Veritas!" or How to Make Home-Made Wine

"In Vino Veritas!" or How to Make Home-Made Wine

"In Vino Veritas!" or How to Make Home-Made Wine

"In Vino Veritas!" or How to Make Home-Made Wine

This juice will become white wine in future.

"In Vino Veritas!" or How to Make Home-Made Wine

"In Vino Veritas!" or How to Make Home-Made Wine

During the fermentation mass rises for about 20 cm up. People say – “the wine is boiling”.

"In Vino Veritas!" or How to Make Home-Made Wine

"In Vino Veritas!" or How to Make Home-Made Wine

The pan is more than 50-years old.

"In Vino Veritas!" or How to Make Home-Made Wine

After the pressing.

"In Vino Veritas!" or How to Make Home-Made Wine

"In Vino Veritas!" or How to Make Home-Made Wine

The new wine is ready and is forwarded into a cellar.

"In Vino Veritas!" or How to Make Home-Made Wine

"In Vino Veritas!" or How to Make Home-Made Wine

"In Vino Veritas!" or How to Make Home-Made Wine

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7 thoughts on ““In Vino Veritas!” or How to Make Home-Made Wine”

    • Purposely fermented beverages existed at least as early as c. 10,000 BC, mate. And the chemistry hasn’t changed into industrial until 200-300 years ago.

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