Details About Winemaking Lesson 8 - Common Wine Flaws - How to Avoid or Fix Them


About Scheduling a Private Instruction

This is Lesson 8 of our home winemaking lesson plan. Our private instruction lesson plans are instruction only.  They do not include beverage/food production on site or any beverage/food handling. 

Common Wine Flaws - How to Avoid or Fix Them

Approximate lesson time: 40-60 minutes

This Lesson 8 Plan Includes:

  • Review the Wine Aroma Wheel from American Wine Society
  • Oxidation and Temperature Management with details about oxidative reactions.
  • Common fixable flaws how-to: residuals sugar, reducing acetaldehyde with sulfite, hydrogen sulfide with copper sulfate, alcohol burn with Noblesse, browning with PVPP, bitterness with finings, cloudiness with finings and filtration