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Racking The Wine

Sunday it was time to check the gravity of the wine. If it tests within a certain range it is time to siphon it off the sediments into a clean secondary container.

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Here is the wine in the fermenting bucket.  The yeast and grapes have been very happy together.

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Here we are testing the gravity of the wine.  It tested perfectly, so we siphoned it into a clean secondary container called a carboy.

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Glug, glug, glug….

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This is the sediment that was left at the bottom of the fermenting bucket.

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The wine has to continue to ferment in the carboy for another 10 days when we will test it again.  So…..stay tuned.

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