Prairie Fare: True or false: Wine has health benefitsIn earlier times, wine was used as a beverage and also as a medicine for a variety of ailments. A couple of years ago, my husband and I decided to learn how to make wine at home using the apples from the tree in our backyard. Soon we had a chemistry experiment going on in our basement. Whenever we went downstairs, we could smell the distinctive aroma of fermentation as the sugar was converted to alcohol.
By: Julie Garden-Robinson, INFORUM