This Fermentation packet includes:
Rapid starter with moderate fermentation rate and alcohol tolerance to 15%. It brings out rich concentrated fruit flavors in varieties like Zinfandel and Syrah and leaves a long lasting licorice finish. it is often blended with wines fermented with D254-500 to get higher tannin intensity in the blend.
A yeast hydration nutrient providing the nutrients the yeast needs to create healthy cells. Rehydrate the yeast and Go-Ferm together in 1 3/4 oz of warm water before adding to the pail of juice.
A tannin formulated for its gentle impact. It reacts with natural grape proteins and helps promote color and color stability while enhancing structure. Mouth feel and roundess will be improved reducing the potential for bitter characterisitcs. FT Rouge also provides anti-oxidative protection. Sprinkle into the juice pail and mix well.
A yeast nutrient and energizer. This is a blend of amino acids, vitamins, minerals and growth factors, all ingredients needed for optimal yeast reproduction and metabolism. It will help prevent sluggish or stuck fermentations. This nutrient should be added 1/3 to 1/2 way through the fermentation.