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A STANDARD ALCOHOLIC DRINK?
The following article link gives you the formula to calculate the number of standard drinks in your bottle or glass of wine
So what is a standard alcoholic drink article
Arthur Stone and Chris Myers article on how to make sparkling wine
Make SparklingWine article
Link to 'A review of Methode Champenoise Production'
(as quoted by Caroline Hangay at meeting 13/11/2012)
At various times guild members have asked for clarification on various Specific Gravity charts that have been cited. The following article link provides a relatively simple explanation of the potential variation in the charts. This article is copyright to Ben Rotter of www.brsquared.org/wine
HOW TO REMOVE A CORK FROM INSIDE A WINE BOTTLE
Watch a YouTube video of how to do it
It's a bit of fun!
You can also look at a few more fun bottle tricks if you follow the links
PLANTS NOT TO MAKE WINE FROM
The article below is reprinted from Choice Magazine - April 1983
If you have a better reference, please contact the webmaster
Pretty but Dangerous
Article from NSW Dept Primary Industries
The Australian National Botanic Gardens website has a fairly extensive list of poisonous plans of australia
ACID ADJUSTMENT METHOD FOR WINE
The formula provided allows for quick calculation of acid addition for your bulk wine
Tartaric Acid Solution for Wine Acid Adjustment.pdf
Sulphite Solution to Substitute for Campden Tablets
Make up a 10% solution of Sodium or Potassium Metabisulphite.
(e.g. 10g of SMS/PMS per 100 ml of water)
1 teaspoon (5 ml) of this solution is equivalent to 1 Campden Tablet
CORRECTING HAZES IN WINE
Article by Arthur Stone - Click on link below
Hazes in Your Wine? Here's What to Do
& FAULTS IN WINES
Article by Chris Myers - Click on link below
Flaws and Faults in Wine_Sept_2011.pdf
Michiel Pesgens WineCalc 2.4
From The Home Winemaking Page
Winemaker Magazine Sulphite Calculator
A handy wine calculator for Android devices is available for download from the Google Play site at