Ribena juice wine, NOT from cordial

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Ribena juice wine, NOT from cordial

Post: #252467 WILDBREW
Thu Jan 26, 2012 12:03 pm

I have just started two gallons of Ribena juice wine :thumbright:

these are the ingredients to make one gallon.
1lt-Ribena juice. ( not cordial )
1lt-red grape juice.
1kg- sugar.
1tsp-GP yeast compound.
water.

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Re: Ribena juice wine, NOT from cordial

Post: #265615 narmour
Mon Aug 20, 2012 9:53 pm

Did you boil off the preservatives in the Ribena? Without doing that you may find its hard to get the ferment going.

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Re: Ribena juice wine, NOT from cordial

Post: #265682 WILDBREW
Thu Aug 23, 2012 2:45 pm

I used ribena juice it as no preservatives in it,it's not like cordial. :icon_smile:

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Re: Ribena juice wine, NOT from cordial

Post: #265701 GeorgeSalt
Thu Aug 23, 2012 5:46 pm

WILDBREW wrote:I used ribena juice it as no preservatives in it,it's not like cordial. :icon_smile:


Is that the pre-diluted cordial? or the 6% juice drink? :dontknow:
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Re: Ribena juice wine, NOT from cordial

Post: #265705 WILDBREW
Thu Aug 23, 2012 5:58 pm

it comes in 1lt cartons/ribena juice.
I think it's the 6% juice drink,i made 2 gallons and the fermenting was very good and i did not
boil the juice first. :thumbright: :cheers:


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