Before it was tamed, the wild grape was the scourge of the valleys, mocking the looks of recently sheared sheep and running away with farmers' sons. Drink to the fruits of cultivation with today's Groupon: for $99, you get a complete wine-making kit from Great Fermentations (up to a $278.09 value).
Staffed by experts in the alchemical art of brewing beer and wine, Great Fermentations provides all the accouterments and knowledge necessary to becoming a wine-making guru. Your complete home-fermenting kit arms you with a barrage of vino-crafting necessities, including a Vintner’s Best deluxe equipment kit (a $147.99 value) that contains a fermenting bucket, bottle brush, hydrometer, and corker, among many other wine must-haves of the season. An instructional DVD walks first-time pinot producer through the many stages of grape maturation, from fermentation and siphoning to bottle corking and getting it accepted to the best colleges. Your choice of Vintners Reserve ingredient kit (up to a $74 value) gives you enough lifeblood for up to 30 bottles of varietal red or white wine, along with 30 corks, and three cases of 750 ml bottles (a total of 36 bottles) (a $35.97 value).
The staff members at Great Fermentations share their technical knowhow with the public through classes and an intimate knowledge of the store's merchandise. Beginner-friendly beer and wine courses teach fundamentals of tasty beverage creation, overviewing the process, ingredients, sanitation, and how to do a proper keg stand. A huge selection of beer- and wine-making supplies makes it easy for alumni to go forth and prosper with all the appropriate equipment and ingredients. Great Fermentations also stocks provisions for creating homemade sodas, wines, and a variety of cheeses.
5127 E 65th St.
Indianapolis, Indiana 46220Get Directions