General Kit Information

Labels:  Not Included Completed:  4 Weeks Volume:  7.5L / 1.98 US GAL

California Connoisseur™ is a celebration of sunshine. Made from the finest grape concentrates California has to offer, California Connoisseur™ has become synonymous with outstanding wines of distinctive character, worthy of being served to all who appreciate the proud heritage of the vintner’s art. In as little as 28 days you can create wines of impressive bouquet, flavour and structure.



California White

Alcohol:  11.5% Oak:  None Body:  Light

A special blend developed by our Winemaster to satisfy your everyday white wine needs. A French Colombard blend that shows rich straw colour and smooth fruit flavour.



Alcohol:  11.5% Oak:  None Body:  Light

Featured grape variety is the Chardonnay. It produces a fresh, crisp dry wine with hints of apple and pear.


Chardonnay Semillon

Alcohol:  11.5% Oak:  Yes Body:  Medium

This unique blend of two sensational white wine grapes. Straw to pale gold in colour with a smooth and dry lingering finish. Includes premium oak.


French Colombard

Alcohol:  11.5% Oak:  None Body:  Medium

This crowd pleaser is smooth and soft with a clean, dry flavour. Able to be consumed young.



Alcohol:  11.5% Oak:  None Body:  Light

Distinctive white wine with a bold, floral bouquet and spicy citrus fruit flavours.


Johanisberg Riesling

Alcohol:  11.5% Oak:  None Body:  Light

A light, fresh wine with a flowery bouquet. Medium bodied wine with the fruity flavours of lime, apricot and honey. Includes elderflowers.


Liebfraumilch Style

Alcohol:  11.5% Oak:  None Body:  Light

A popular German-style wine featuring the Johannisberg Riesling grape. Light and fruity with a delicate bouquet. Includes elderflowers.


Pinot Blanc

Alcohol:  11.5% Oak:  None Body:  Light

A medium bodied, delicate wine with an elegant soft flavour and velvety fragrance. The white counterpart of the popular Pinot Noir.


Pinot Chardonnay

Alcohol:  11.5% Oak:  Yes Body:  Medium

Clean, crisp and dry. Complex flinty taste is complimented by a delicate floral aroma. Includes premium oak.


Pinot Grigio

Alcohol:  11.5% Oak:  None Body:  Light

A refreshing, light-bodied white wine with flavours of citrus, green apple and honeydew melon. Enjoy as a sipping wine or serve with lighter meals including open-faced sandwiches, filet of sole, or cheeses such as Brie and Camembert, with water crackers.



Alcohol:  11.5% Oak:  None Body:  Light

Smooth, full bodied table wine with a soothing citrus bouquet. Snappy acid compliments many spicy foods.


Sauvignon Blanc

Alcohol:  11.5% Oak:  Yes Body:  Medium

A dry, medium bodied delicate wine which is growing in popularity. Smooth and full flavoured with subtle grassy, herbal aromas. Includes toasted oak.