California North Coast Cabernet | Heavy-Bodied Red Winemaking Kit (16 L | 4.23 US Gallon)

California North Coast Cabernet | Heavy-Bodied Red Winemaking Kit (16 L | 4.23 US Gallon)

Regular price
$124.95
Sale price
$124.95
Unit price
per 
Shipping calculated at checkout.

California North Coast Cabernet | Heavy-Bodied Red Winemaking Kit

Enhance your winemaking repertoire with the California North Coast Cabernet Winemaking Kit. Designed for lovers of robust red wines, this kit includes everything needed to make a heavy-bodied Cabernet Sauvignon that is as rich in history as it is in flavor.

Key Features:

  • All-in-One Kit: Comes equipped with wine base, yeast, bentonite, sulphite/sorbate, and fining agents for a full winemaking experience.
  • Substantial Volume: Produces up to 23 liters (6.07 US gallons), perfect for sharing with fellow wine enthusiasts.
  • Optimal Maturation: Enjoy your craft after just 6 weeks of fermentation, achieving perfect complexity and body.
  • Proper Dimensions: Sized at 9½ X 10½ X 13 inches and weighing 41.3 lbs (18.73 kg), it fits comfortably in various storage areas.
  • Rich Alcohol Content: Potential ABV of 13.5%, suitable for a full-bodied wine.

Tasting Notes:

  • Sweetness: Primarily dry, this Cabernet lets the natural sweetness of the grapes shine subtly through.
  • Acidity: Medium-high acidity provides a refreshing counterbalance to the richness of the wine.
  • Tannin: Medium-high tannins contribute to a well-structured and memorable mouthfeel.
  • Alcohol: The alcohol content ranges from 13.5% to 15%, ideal for a robust body and flavor.
  • Body: Full-bodied, offering a dense and rich palate experience typical of North Coast Cabernet.

FAQs:

  • Q: What components are included in the winemaking kit?

  • A: The kit contains wine base, yeast, bentonite, sulphite/sorbate, and fining agents.

  • Q: How much wine can this kit produce?

  • A: It is designed to make approximately 23 liters (6.07 US gallons).

  • Q: What are the dimensions and weight of the kit?

  • A: The kit measures 9½ X 10½ X 13 inches and weighs 41.3 lbs (18.73 kg).

  • Q: How long is the winemaking process?

  • A: The wine will be ready for consumption after 6 weeks.

  • Q: What is the expected alcohol content?

  • A: The wine can achieve an alcohol percentage of about 13.5% to 15%.

This kit is ideal for producing a wine that not only reflects the qualities of the renowned North Coast AVA but also brings a piece of Californian wine heritage into your home. Enjoy creating a wine that can stand up to the rich flavors of grilled meats and bold cheeses, perfect for any connoisseur looking to replicate a classic in their own cellar.