How to Make Lilac Wine

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How to Make Lilac Wine
How to Make Lilac Wine
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Enjoy a flowery and aromatic wine with this recipe. Learn How to Make Lilac Wine and try your hand at making this unique, springtime wine. Wine takes a while to ferment; so, if you want your lilac wine to be ready in the spring, now is the perfect time to start! This wine is actually fairly easy to make. All you have to do is mix the ingredients and let them sit for a while. It takes some patience; but, the wait for homemade wine is always worth it. Advanced wine-makers can always tweak this recipe according to their liking, as this recipe creates a very dry wine.

Time to CompleteLonger than a weekend

Primary TechniqueHome Brewing




10 Facts About Wine

  1. Women get drunk from wine faster than men.

  2. The oldest wine is in a German museum and is 1700 years old.

  3. There is a spa in Japan where you can swim in wine.

  4. Ancient Egyptians believed wine resembled blood and made people temporarily crazy because it was the blood of warriors who fought the gods and lost.

  5. Blind tests of the same wine have proven that people’s wine ratings, including experts, are very influenced by whether they’re told the wine is cheap or expensive.

  6. The Chinese are the biggest red wine drinkers in the world, but the Vatican consumes the most wine per capita.

  7. Wine does not affect weight.

  8. During prohibition, grape juice manufacturers were kind enough to warn consumers not to leave their juice to sit for 20 days, as it would turn into wine.

  9. Oenophobia is the dislike or hatred of wine. It is real.

  10. The tradition of bumping wine glasses was started in Rome to dissuade poisoning drinks. When the glasses would bump, some of the drink would jump from one glass to the other, so if it was poisoned, everyone was done for.

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This is such an interesting idea. I've had lavender in food and drinks before but never lilac. Something I definitely want to try out.

This is so interesting! I definitely want to try this sometime this spring!

Oh my goodness, this looks amazing. I've never heard of lilac wine, but I can't wait to try it now!

I've never tried lilac wine, but it sounds like it would be delicious!


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