Chemical and Microbiological Processes in Winemaking

Duration: 3 hours

Winemaking is based on one simple biochemical reaction that converts sugar to alcohol. When a sugar (such as fructose or glucose) is combined with yeast bacteria and allowed to ferment it changes form to produce ethyl alcohol plus carbon dioxide and energy. In this course, you'll learn the basic definitions and processes used to make wine.


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