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Old 05-10-2016, 08:21 PM   #1
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Default Winebuddy Cabernet Sav'

Picked up a couple of 6 bottle kits for £2.50 each, although reviews seem to be all of the merlot, anyone tried these? Is it worth adding a litre of lidl grape juice juice to each? Had a couple of Sav' Blanc as well have tried been ok, one wasn't with irony taste.

Any opinions on Cab' Sav 6 bottle kits?
Brewing - all 1 gal
1. 2x elderflower 18.10.17
2. Sloe Wine 2dj 1.9.16
3. 2x Sloe & raspberry wine 17.5.17
4. Sloe wine 4.9.17
5. strawberry wine 27.6.17 bottled
6. 2x Rhubarb wine 30.7.17 clearing
7. Blackberry Wine 4.9.17
8. Blackberry Wine 9.9.17
9. Sloe Wine 9.9.17
10. Damson wine 21.9.17
11. Blackberry melomel 10.8.17
12. 2 x young oak leaf white 29.4.17 bottled
13. 2x Sloe & Raspb' wine 21.5.17 clearing
14. Juneberry Melomel 6.8.17
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Hi! Haven't tried the Cab Sav, but the Merlot kit produces a drinkable wine - my missus has had commercial wine in pubs that she has considered inferior to the Winebuddy kit wine. I've made the Sauvignon Blanc and the Chardonnay - both decent quaffing wines that slip down quite nicely.
Yes, by all means add a litre of red grape juice. I always "juice up" the Winebuddy kits.
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