Homemade Orange Wine Recipe

Homemade Orange Wine picture


Preparation Time40 MinCooking Time10 Min
Ready In50 MinDifficulty LevelEasy
Health IndexAverageServings6
VegetarianMain Ingredient
Interest Group


 Oranges10 , squeezed
 Lemons2 , squeezed
 Sugar3 Pound
 Yeast1 Teaspoon (Use As Required)
 Yeast nutrient1 Teaspoon (Use As Required)
 Water1 Cup (16 tbs) (Use As Required)

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 1005 Calories from Fat 5

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 0.65 g0.99%

Saturated Fat 0.08 g0.39%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 0 mg

Sodium 1.1 mg0%

Total Carbohydrates 260 g86.6%

Dietary Fiber 7.4 g29.6%

Sugars 250.8 g

Protein 2 g4.5%

Vitamin A 12% Vitamin C 223.6%

Calcium 12.8% Iron 2.5%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1) In a bowl, pass the juice through the sieve.
2) Stir in about 2 1/2 lb. of the sugar, yeast and the nutrient.
3) In a saucepan, boil water and cool.
4) Transfer the juice mixture in the fermentation jar.
5) Pour cooled, boiled water to top up the juice mixture to fill up to the shoulder of jar and fit air-lock.
6) Leave the jar in warm place, about 70°F for 1 week.
7) Move the jar to the place of 60 °F temperature for the rest of the fermentation.

8) In a bowl, place the remaining 8 oz. sugar with 1/4 pint boiling water, dissolve and cool.
9) As the first vigorous fermentation dies down add the sugar mixture.
10) Leave to ferment out as usual.

11) Bottle and serve.
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