Accompanying Article on my Website: https://www.smartwinemaking.com/post/tips-to-make-better-red-wine
Recommended SO2 Analyzer: https://morewinemaking.com/products/vinmetrica-sc100a-so2-analyzer-kit.html?a_aid=wine20
Recommended pH meter: https://amzn.to/3hoIEZv
As we enter the 2020 wine harvest, it is worth thinking about how you might make that perfect red wine at home. As a home winemaker, you have a huge amount of control over the end product. In this video, I will walk through some techniques to improve your red wine, so that you can make world class red wine at home. Some key techniques include a cold soak, punch downs, selecting the right grapes, utilizing the right oak, making adjustments to the wine, blending, and properly dealing with malolactic fermentation.