How To Make Pear Wine

Pear wine
Add your diced pears to a sterile fermenting bucket remove any rotten parts.
Boil 2 pint/1 litre water.
Add sugar and stir to make a syrup.
Pour over the apples.
Add boiling water to make total in bucket to 4.5 litres.
Add 4 tablespoons of raisens (optional)
Stir contents for a minute.
Leave the must to cool for 4 to 5 hours.
Add pectolase (pectic enzyme).
Leave for 4 days.
Sieve or strain the must into a sterile demijohn.
Add wine yeast and yeast nutrient.
Fit bung and bubbler.
Leave to ferment in warm room for up to 10 days.
Rack the wine into sterile demijohn.
Leave for fermentation to fully complete.
Rack wine into sterile demijohn.
Add crushed Campden tablet.
When wine is clear bottle.
Leave for a minimum of 3 months before sampling.

Preparation time: 40 minutes

Initial fermentation time: 10 days

Time to be ready to drink: 3 months

Sweetness: Medium

Calories per bottle: 400 approx

Yield: 6 bottles

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