Peach Wine

Preparation info

    • Difficulty

      Easy

Appears in

The Complete Book of Home Preserving

The Complete Book of Home Preserving

By Mary Norwak

Published 1978

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Ingredients

  • 3 lb/1.5 kg fresh peaches
  • 1 teaspoon pectic enzyme

Method

Wipe the peaches and remove the stones. Place the fruit in a bucket, and with thoroughly-washed hands, squeeze the peaches until well-mashed. Add 1 Campden tablet, cover the peaches with boiling water, and leave overnight. The next day stir in the pectic enzyme, replace the cover and leave for 24 hours. On the third day, strain through muslin and add the citric acid, tartaric acid and tannin. A