Carbonic Maceration

Carbonic Maceration

Today we are chatting Carbonic Maceration! Phase two of our Shiraz XPA Hybrid involves a foray into an old winemaking technique. By leaving whole Shiraz fruit under a blanket of carbon dioxide, there is an enzymatic breakdown of the juice within each individual fruit....
Shiraz XPA

Shiraz XPA

This week weโ€™ve answered the age old question of Grape or Grain? Beer or Wine? Shiraz or Stout? Well, the answer is clearly both, at once. While co-fermentation is an ancient process, beer and wine hybrids are gaining traction. Weโ€™re having some fun this week by...