I am an avid home winemaker as well as owner of <a href="http://www.maletawinery.com" target="_blank">Maleta Winery</a> in Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario. I am the author of <i>Techniques in Home Winemaking</i> (Vehicule Press, 2008) and <i>Kit Winemaking</i> (Vehicule Press, 2009). I am also a contributing author to <i>WineMaker</i> magazine as well as serving as Technical Editor. I am a member of the Society of Wine Educator and the American Wine Society. You can reach me via my <a href="http://www.techniquesinhomewinemaking.com/blog" target="_blank">blog</a>.