Craft & Cork >> Wine

June 16, 2016 | By RJS Craft Winemaking

Wine tasting wisdom

The hardest part about making your own craft wine, at least at the beginning, is deciding which wine to make.  With over 40 different wine kit varieties available, how do you narrow it down to just one or two?  Whether Read More

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June 2, 2016 | By RJS Craft Winemaking

How to conquer cork taint

Have you ever opened a bottle of wine that you thought would be outstanding, but after placing your nose into the glass you were shocked by the smell of a wet, moldy basement? This is never a pleasant experience for Read More

May 12, 2016 | By RJS Craft Winemaking

Craft wine cocktail party

The summer is near and you have just made a batch of Pinot Grigio or Vieux Chateau du Roi. There are now several bottles in your cellar just waiting to be uncorked one by one over the next couple … Read More

April 28, 2016 | By RJS Craft Winemaking

Does a glass bottle make my wine better?

Have you ever wondered why we most often drink wine from glass bottles? Today we take serving our wine from different shaped wine bottles for granted. But, as much as glass bottles are now the norm, in the entire history … Read More

April 14, 2016 | By RJS Craft Winemaking

Make your wedding your own with craft wine

A wedding is a once-in-a-lifetime occasion long anticipated by every couple preparing to tie the knot. Making your day memorable is essential, not just for you, but also for your friends and family who will join you to celebrate your … Read More