Old American Grape Wine

Stormy Stewart


This recipe is very old and was traced back to the American revolution. It takes 13 days to brew.

Then you make this you are reliving a past time and breath life back into our history.

Why not make this brew for a centenial or other special gathering and keep our traditions alive

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2 qt
boiling water
2 lb
brown sugar
2 qt
grape juice
2 c
yeast cake

Directions Step-By-Step

Boil water in stone crock
Dissolve brown sugar in boiling water
Add grape juice and raisins
Allow mixture to to cool
Separately, dissolve yeast in a little warm water.
When mixture is lukewarm; add in dissolved yeast
Let stand for 10 days, stirring once each day.
Strain out raisins from mixture
Mash these raisins into a pulp and let dry
Add raisin pulp back into mixture
Let stand for 3 more days
Strain mixture into bottle, and cork

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cocktails
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