This is the first in a three part interview series with Winemaker’s Academy member Chris, a first time winemaker. Together she and I walk through the first steps of the kit winemaking process. We discuss what needs to be done, what to watch out for, and answer Chris’s questions on what’s in strore for her.

Winexpert French Cabernet Sauvignon wine kit.If you’re a beginner and have been wondering what’s invovled in making a kit wine for the first time this episode is for you. Much of what we cover is also available in the Ultimate Guide to Kit Winemaking.

There are still some good lessons covered for more experienced winemakers. We cover topics that all winemakers can use a refresher on from time to time.

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