Grandpa's Wine

Grandpa's Wine Recipe

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Bonnie Beck

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I know nothing about making wine. I just drink it. :)
This is a note in my mother's handwritten cookbook.
"Mrs. Peschal's recipe. In 1961 this recipe was 100 years old, Mrs. Peschal an old farm lady was an old lady in 1930. She was a friend on my parents and moved to Indiana to live with her children. This is her recipe she gave my parents."

I remember getting a teaspoon of this when I had a cough as a kid.

Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
Comments:
Serves:
30
Prep:
2 Hr

Ingredients

5 gal
of distilled water
5 lb
california dried cherries
15 lb
sugar
5 gal
grape juice put in a 10 gallon keg with fermenter

How to Make Grandpa's Wine

Step-by-Step

  • 1Grind the fruit and add to distilled water.
  • 2Heat the water and sugar until the sugar is dissolved.

    Cool completely.
  • 3Add to distilled water and fruit to grape juice.
  • 4Cork until fermented with fermenter. (Have NO idea what fermenter is.) If someone knows, please let me know.

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About Grandpa's Wine

Course/Dish: Other Drinks
Hashtag: #wine