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How to Make Wine at Our Place

If you decide to make wine on our premise, we'll be with you every step of the way. In a matter of minutes, you can start a batch of your favourite wine and walk away. In 4-6 weeks your wine will be ready to be bottled. Filtered water, filtering, degassing, corks and shrink caps are included as well as use of our complimentary automatic sanitizers, bottle fillers and corkers.

Take advantage of our on-premise EVERYDAY LOW PRICES.
(All on-premise promotions yield 28-30_750ml bottles per batch and includes $32 fee, filtered water, degassing, filtering, shrink caps, corks)

CALIFORNIA CONNOISSEUR 4WK KITS 
California White, Chardonnay, Liebfraumilch, Sauvignon Blanc, Nebbiolo, Merlot, Shiraz, Vieux Château Du Roi, White Zinfandel
$65.99-81.99

EUROPEAN SELECT 4WK KITS
Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Soave, Verdicchio, Nebbiolo, Bergamais, Sangiovese, Pinot Noir, Valpolicella, Vieux Château Du Roi
$84.99-90.99

ON-PREMISE WINEMAKING SUPER SPECIALS
$7-9 OFF
KENRIDGE CLASSIC 4WK KITS
KenRidge Classic contains 10 L of the highest quality varietal grape juices and premium concentrates producing outstanding wines with distinctive flavours, bouquet and character.
Chardonnay, Pinot Grigio, Sauvignon Blanc Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Pinot Noir
$90.99-98.99* Reg. $97.99-107.99
* Yield 28-30_750ml bottles per batch and includes, filtered water, degassing, filtering, shrink caps, corks

              No appointment necessary to start any of our wines.

3 Easy Steps

  1. We'll help you choose your wine style. (There are over 220 styles to choose from.)
  2. You mix the ingredients. (It takes about 10 minutes.)
  3. You return 4 to 6 weeks later to bottle. (Receive 28 to 30 750ml bottles of finished wine for approximately 30 minutes of your time.)

 

• During the fermentation, our experienced staff will care for your wine. Through computerized tracking, your wine is carefully monitored and ready for you on schedule.


• To ensure top quality wine, we work with filtered, temperature controlled water for optimum fermentation in a sanitized environment.


 

Wine Making!• When your wine is ready, simply return at your prescheduled date and time with your clean bottles, or you may choose to purchase brand new bottles from our retail floor; (we offer several styles). Our state-of-the-art bottle sanitizer will disinfect and rinse your bottles 30 at a time, in approximately 3 minutes. 


 

Wine Making!• Your assigned bottling station will have a personal sink, an automatic bottle filler, and your own pneumatic corker to make bottling your wine easy and enjoyable, in less than 30 minutes.

• For hundreds of our repeat customers this is the ultimate way to keep the cellar stocked with excellent wine, with minimum cost and effort.


 

DID YOU KNOW…
All DeFalco locations are licensed by the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) and strictly adhere to the Rules and Regulations as set forth when operating a Ferment/U-Vint On-Premise.  As per the AGCO, any individual making wine in a Ferment/U-Vint On-Premise requires the customer to be “On The Premises” and “Actively Participating” while initially starting the wine as well as at its conclusion during the bottling process.   Any organization that deviates from these rules and regulations risks confiscation or disposal of customers wines as well as fines and license suspensions to the organization.  
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Earn points with every purchase to spend on your favourite HOME brewing and winemaking supplies.

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MAKE YOUR OWN CRAFT BEER KIT or CIDER KIT
Beer Styles…Pale Ale, Stout, Brown Ale, Blonde Lager, Pilsner, Draught, Amber Ale
Cider Styles…Apple, Pear, Mixed Berry, Spiced Apple, Strawberry Lime, Blueberry
Produces 23L
$16.29-29.99 – Reg. $18.99-34.99

19L ITALIAN GLASS CARBOYS
$25.99 Reg. $29.99

MUNTONS CONNOISSEUR BEER KITS 1.8KG
Export Stout, IPA Bitter, Pilsner, Continental Lager, Nut Brown Ale, Traditional Bitter, Wheat Beer, Yorkshire Bitter
$17.59 Reg. $21.99

MOUNTMELLICK BEER KITS 1.8KG
Cream Ale, Stout
$18.99 Reg. $23.99

BREWMAKER BEER KITS 1.8KG
IPA, Lager, Northern Ale, Pilsner Lager, Strong Export, Victorian Bitter, Yorkshire Bitter, Premium Cider
$17.59 Reg. $21.99

MAKE YOUR BEER AND WINE AT HOME
with a …
Combination Beer/Winemaking
EQUIPMENT KIT
Only $78.00 Reg. $86.00
(Beer/Wine Style not included)
Kit includes:
29L Plastic pail and lid, 23L Glass Carboy, Siphoning Equipment, Sanitizer, Funnel, Airlock and Stopper, Stirring Paddle, Thermometer, Hydrometer & Test Jar, Detailed Instructions.

            THE GRAINFATHER ALL-IN-ONE BEER BREWING SYSTEM
The system allows you to mash at high extract efficiency by utilizing a pump for easy recirculating of the wort through the mashing process. The grain bed is then easily raised out of the kettle to provide for sparging and draining of the grains. Your mash tun then becomes an electric boil kettle. The mash temperature and boil are all controlled precisely with an electric heating element. The system comes with a digital temperature controller so you can adjust temperature of your mash with-in a degree. This allows for step mashing.  This whole 8 gallon system is extremely compact so it makes for easy indoor or outdoor brewing.  Another added feature is the brewing system can also double as a reflux or pot still. All you need to do is attach the appropriate reflux or pot still top which is also available.
$999.99 Reg. $1,159.99

YOU CAN MAKE ANY OF THE WINE STYLES FEATURED BELOW AT OUR PLACE FOR AN ADDITIONAL $32
(Includes: Filtered water, degassing, filtering, shrink caps, corks)

CRU INTERNATIONAL 5WK KITS
California Chardonnay, Shiraz & Cabernet Merlot, Ontario Sauvignon Blanc, South African Chenin Blanc  
$4-5 OFF Reg. $77.99-83.99

CELLAR CRAFT SHOWCASE 6WK KITS
Argentina Malbec, California Old Vine Zinfandel, Italian Rosso Fortissimo, Yakima Cabernet Shiraz, Gewurztraminer Riesling & Viognier
$10-12 OFF Reg. $131.99-143.99

NIAGARA MIST - 4WK KITS         
Strawberry White Zinfandel, Raspberry Merlot, Peach Chardonnay, Pear Pinot Grigio, Tropical Riesling
$5 OFF Reg. $58.99

GRAND CRU 4WK KITS
Bergamais, Rosso Superiore, Sangiovese Merlot, Valpola, Liebfraumilch, Pinot Blanc, Sauvignon Blanc
$4-5 OFF Reg. $60.99-69.99

CRU SELECT 6WK KITS
Argentinean Trio White (Viognier/Riesling/Chardonnay), Australian Chardonnay, Italian Rosso Grande & Valpola, French Merlot,
$8-10 OFF Reg. $104.99 – 110.99

MAKE YOUR WINE AT OUR
3 Easy Steps
1. Choose your wine style
2. Mix the ingredients
3. Bottle and Enjoy
Take advantage of our on-premise EVERYDAY LOW PRICES.
(All on-premise promotions yield 28-30_750ml bottles per batch and includes $32 fee, filtered water, degassing, filtering, shrink caps, corks)

CALIFORNIA CONNOISSEUR 4WK KITS
California White, Chardonnay, Liebfraumilch, Sauvignon Blanc, Nebbiolo, Merlot, Shiraz, Vieux Château Du Roi, White Zinfandel
$65.99-81.99

EUROPEAN SELECT 4WK KITS
Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Soave, Verdicchio, Nebbiolo, Bergamais, Sangiovese, Pinot Noir, Valpolicella, Vieux Château Du Roi
$84.99-90.99

ON-PREMISE WINEMAKING SUPER SPECIALS
$7-9 OFF

KENRIDGE CLASSIC 4WK KITS
KenRidge Classic contains 10 L of the highest quality varietal grape juices and premium concentrates producing outstanding wines with distinctive flavours, bouquet and character.
Chardonnay, Pinot Grigio, Sauvignon Blanc Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Pinot Noir
$90.99-98.99* Reg. $97.99-107.99
* Yield 28-30_750ml bottles per batch and includes, filtered water, degassing, filtering, shrink caps, corks

NIAGARA MIST 4WK KITS
A unique and refreshing alternative to traditional wine coolers and lighter table wines. Light, cool and crisp. Balanced with a bold refreshing bouquet and flavour of fresh fruits. Makes 23L of refreshing, low alcohol (7% target) wine beverage.
Strawberry White Zinfandel, Raspberry Merlot, Peach Chardonnay, Pear Pinot Grigio, Tropical Riesling
$82.99 Reg. $90.99
* Yield 28-30_750ml bottles per batch and includes, filtered water, degassing, filtering, shrink caps, corks

 

 


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