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

How to Make Old American Grape Wine


  • 1Boil 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
  • 2Let 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
  • 3Let stand for 3 more days
    Strain mixture into bottle, and cork

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Course/Dish: Cocktails
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