Beetroot Wine

Wine prepared by mixing grated beetroot with sugar and other ingredients

Beetroot Wine

Wine prepared by mixing grated beetroot with sugar and other ingredients

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By thethu .

Published On: 09 Jan 2012

Rating: 4
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45 Minutes
Served : 10
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Beetroot Wine Beetroot Wine By Thethu . Beetroot Wine Published: Wine prepared by mixing grated beetroot with sugar and other ingredients 4 stars based on 1 reviews Total time: Yield: 10 servings Serving size: 1 medium slice Calories per serving: 250 cal Fat per serving: 12 g Ingredients:
Beetroot : 1 kg
Sugar : 1 : 1.5kg
Water : 3 litres
Yeast : 1/2 tsp
Strong tea : 200 ml
Juice of lemon : 1 no
Directions:
1. Grate the beetroot. 2. Boil with 3 litres water for 15 mts. 3. Simmer for 10 mts. 4. Filter the beetroot scrapings. 5. Prepare the yeast in the lukewarm water about 50 ml with one tsp sugar. Keep aside. 6. Mix the sugar with beetroot juice when is hot so that sugar will dissolve easily. 7. Once the juice is lukewarm, add the yeast mixture, lime juice and strong tea also.

8)Once it is cool, fill in the bottles only upto half level so that there will be enough space for the juice to ferment. 8. After 10 days, filter it if necessary. Taste and see whether sugar is adequate. If not, please add powdered white sugar so that it will dissolve easily. Otherwise
wine will be bitter. 9. You can use beetroot wine after 15 days.

Directions

Step 1

Grate the beetroot.

Step 2

Boil with 3 litres water for 15 mts.

Step 3

Simmer for 10 mts.

Step 4

Filter the beetroot scrapings.

Step 5

Prepare the yeast in the lukewarm water about 50 ml with one tsp sugar. Keep aside.

Step 6

Mix the sugar with beetroot juice when is hot so that sugar will dissolve easily.

Step 7

Once the juice is lukewarm, add the yeast mixture, lime juice and strong tea also.

8)Once it is cool, fill in the bottles only upto half level so that there will be enough space for the juice to ferment.

Step 8

After 10 days, filter it if necessary. Taste and see whether sugar is adequate. If not, please add powdered white sugar so that it will dissolve easily. Otherwise
wine will be bitter.

Step 9

You can use beetroot wine after 15 days.

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leela

I just kept the wine from this recipe. Is the tea necessary. Keep posting. Best wishes.

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