What Is It?
Winexpert Reserve Italian Amarone is a superior wine kit which requires no added sugar (all of the sugar content is contained within the grape juice). Everything you need to make this wine is included with the kit except water. This wine can be drunk after 6 weeks but we highly recommend that you leave it to mature for around 3 months to experience the quality, it will keep improving with age up to 12 months. This kit will make 5 gallons (22.5 litres) which will produce around 30 bottles of delicious wine.
The Winexpert Range is extremely popular and is amongst the best quality 5-gallon wine kits available on the market. it is definitely worth paying the small amount extra for this kit, you will be rewarded with the superb quality.
What Is Amarone?
Amarone is a wine made with partially dried grapes in Valpolicella, Veneto, North-east Italy. Rich aromas of dark fruit and spice come through with layers of cherry, plum, mocha, dried fruit flavours, warm oak and a firm, lingering finish. Alcohol 14% ABV.
- A 10-litre pouch of Amarone style grape concentrate
- A sachet of yeast
- A sachet of wine stabiliser to end the fermenting process
- A sachet of wine finings to clear the wine
- Full instructions
What Equipment Do You Need?
Basic 5 gallon winemaking equipment, for example, a plastic bucket or fermenter, bung, airlock and sterilizer. You will find these under the starter kit section of this website.
This punchy wine teams well with steaks, burgers and lasagne, unleashing intense flavours. Shiraz also compliments bite-sized mature, peppery cheese served on toasted bread and pasta dishes.
We recommend using a Vinbrite filter to clear the wine to a professional standard.