Vino: Rice Wine from Laos!

(placeholder)
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy)

Wine generally refers to fermented grape juice; however, any agricultural product with both sugar and yeast can ferment to produce alcohol. With rice it is easy; natural enzymes and acids convert the starches into sugar simultaneously with fermentation, this is called the amylolytic process.

See below the jump for more pictures:

(placeholder)
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy)

Rice Wine is made throughout Southeast Asia; often this low alcohol wine is distilled to produce Rice Whiskey.

(placeholder)
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy)
(placeholder)
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy)
Loading...
Loading...