Keg Connection New Inline Flow Control Valve Giveaway

Home Brew Forums > Wine, Mead, Cider, Sake & Soda > Wine Making Forum > My red wine is pink
Thread Tools
Old 08-06-2012, 12:04 AM   #1
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Needville, Texas
Posts: 56
Liked 2 Times on 2 Posts

Default My red wine is pink

I made a mustang grape wine following a Keller recipe. I just racked and I noticed that the wine is very light in color, a very light pink. Is there a way to fix this? I was thinking of adding some store bought grape juice or concentrate.

CEversole is offline
Reply With Quote
Old 08-06-2012, 01:03 AM   #2
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
david_42's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Willamina & Oak Grove, Oregon, USA
Posts: 25,678
Liked 143 Times on 135 Posts


Keller mentions that you'll get a light pink wine without as much flavor if you press right after the crush. Personally, I would not add anything to the wine at this point. If the flavor is disappointing after a couple more weeks, then I'd reconsider.
Remember one unassailable statistic, as explained by the late, great George Carlin: "Just think of how stupid the average person is, and then realize half of them are even stupider!"

"I would like to die on Mars, just not on impact." Elon Musk
david_42 is offline
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Pink Reliance Grapes richdpet Wine Making Forum 0 07-31-2012 02:44 PM
Should my wine be pink? altubury Wine Making Forum 11 11-01-2011 01:40 PM
Pink Foam on top. Is it fermenting? scottmd06 Wine Making Forum 4 09-26-2010 01:07 AM
Wine turning Pink hulsey24 Wine Making Forum 1 08-13-2010 01:56 PM
Hard Pink Lemonade Frost Wine Making Forum 4 07-11-2009 06:09 AM

Forum Jump

Newest Threads