752103 Grape processing

Lecture and exercise
Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Reischer, Christof , Schödl, Herbert , Eder, Reinhard
Offered in
Wintersemester 2023/24
Languages of instruction


Decision parameters for the harvest Understanding the different methods to extract different components of the grapes e.g. enzymation, destemming, crushing, cold maceration, different pressing routines. An important aspect is the must - treatment before fermentation. For red wines different systems for fermentation and heat treatment are choosable. Legislation rules also will be discussed.

Previous knowledge expected


Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Get knowledge to process grapes keeping the quality according to todays standards.
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