How can I learn to decant wine and make brandy?

Answer peach brandy:Approx. 6 large ripe peaches, washed, pitted and mashed1/2 C. castor sugar, 1/2 C. clover honey750 ml white lightening, gin or vodka.Place mashed fruit and honey in large glass jar. di... Read More »

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Whats the difference between wine, beer, whisky, rum, brandy, gin, brandy & which is the best?

Wine is fermented, beer is brewed and spirits like whisky, rum, brandy and gin are usually distilled. Distilling is extremely dangerous so in most countries it is illegal to distill spirits withou... Read More »

How to Decant an Older Wine?

If they're dusty, they're probably old!Whether or not to decant a wine is always a subject of great debate. Whether you choose to or not, decanting does have the benefit of opening up the fruit in ... Read More »

How to Decant a Bottle of Wine off Sediment?

Some bottles of wine, especially older bottles, have a sediment at the bottom which can deaden the flavor of the wine, or even taste outright nasty. It's best to use these steps to reduce as much a... Read More »

When drinking brandy and wine during the same evening, which one would be better to drink first?

The one with the highest alcohol content goes first, followed by the lower one. So, brandy first, then wine.This is not an old wives' tale. It has to do with how your stomach reacts to higher alc... Read More »