Yep just wine, add a thing of frozen fruit juice and in 30 days you have a crude wine, strain really well, and toss it in the fridge for a few days and enjoy.
Think prison brew, Bread-Fruit-Sugar-Water.
same thing in a DIY less the fruit and whole bread due to no real yeast. Fruit is for taste.
I dont know what shine youve had that smells like vinegar. My buddy used to have a few stills on his land behind his barn. One shot wonder, itll strip paint off metal.
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