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Old 06-23-2009, 06:35 PM   #1
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Hey everybody,


I have my very first wine going right now. I have a thread on the MM page. I am having so much fun with it, I think I am ready to start a white.


I need suggestions....


What is the VERY BEST kit for a white wine?


Suggestions please

 
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Old 06-23-2009, 07:08 PM   #2
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I did the MM all juice Riesling and it came out great, the cleanest white wine Ive ever had.

 
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Old 06-23-2009, 09:26 PM   #3
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Would be hard to say "best" there are several very good ones. The WE Symphony is one we all like here.

 
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Old 06-23-2009, 11:56 PM   #4
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Do a Guertz !!
http://www.finevinewines.com/ProdDet...artNumber=3110

 
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Old 06-24-2009, 04:28 AM   #5
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The very best white to make is what ever you like to drink. From the smaller kits to the larger kits I have yet to be disappointed in any white kit I've made. Another option is the blush kits - very nice for summer drinking. CC White Shiraz is a hit around here this year as well as the Pacific Quartet (but that was a limited edition, unfortunately).
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Old 06-24-2009, 04:33 AM   #6
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Goodfella, whatever white wine that is your favorite is probably the "best" white wine for you, IMHO. George has some wonderful whites.

 
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Old 06-24-2009, 07:41 AM   #7
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Good answer Waldo. I'll even suggest the Ken Ridge Showcase German Gewurztraminer. We love it.


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Old 06-24-2009, 09:43 AM   #8
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Cool.... Looking good everybody. I ask for other opinions because, I will most likely share more then I drink.


What about adding a few strawberries? Is that a bad combo


Hey Waldo..... Would you use any oak? Or change this kit at all?

 
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Old 06-24-2009, 10:10 AM   #9
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Oak and gewurztraminer. YUCCCCH!!!!!! (at least in my opinion.)


Strawberries and gewurztraminer. Sounds interesting. Probably not going to try it myself though


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Old 06-24-2009, 12:49 PM   #10
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As far as oak goes it depends on what you pick, oak goes well with Chard. but not Gewurtz.

 
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