Rent-A-Row: Bottling Time

Rent-A-Row: Bottling Time

We are now entering the final stage of winemaking for our Rent-A-Row winemakers, bottling and labelling. We are in the midst of scheduling and organising bottling with our 2017 winemakers and helping them to design great labels for their wine (so far, they have been...
2017 Winter: Rack Off

2017 Winter: Rack Off

Rack Off Racking off is transferring the wine from one vessel to another, leaving the sediment behind. Sediment is made up of lees (dead yeast cells) and any remaining seeds or skins that snuck through the pressing process, known at the Republic as ‘sludge’. It is a...