How to Make Wine

This is Levi’s chalkboard in his bedroom.  Sometimes we use it as a place to draw out stories for him (or him for us).  Sometimes it’s a scribble board for when he’s feeling mad or frustrated.  Sometimes we practice his name.  It’s a useful tool to have around, a chalkboard.  I love them and have several all over the house.

When I was out the other night, Michael put the boys to bed so I didn’t see this until the next morning when I went into his room. I chuckled and thought about Michael expounding on the finer points of winemaking to our almost 4 year old son the night before.  That night at storytime, I asked Levi to tell me about the diagram on his chalkboard.

Excitedly and with many hand gesticulations, this is what he said:

“The grapes go into the squisher (wild hand rotations) and then all the juice goes into a big bathtub (baftub) and then they put it into some wood for like 5 yrs and then we drink it.”

OK folks…so there you have it.

This lesson on vinification brought to you by Michael and Levi Weyna.

  One thought on “How to Make Wine

  1. Amber @ Rowan & Oak
    March 25, 2012 at 7:50 pm

    I could make wine like that! Thank, Levi, for making it so accessible;)

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