Wine Fermenter

From vine to bottle, wine requires the proper environment in order to thrive. Paul Mueller Company wine fermenters are designed to provide the ideal conditions for fermentation while giving the winemaker superior control over the process. 


  • Mueller Temp-Plate® heat transfer surface provides efficient cooling
  • Truncated top heads
  • Flat-pitched bottom head with easy access side drain
  • Top vent assembly and racking connections
  • Thermowells for temperature monitoring
  • Red wine tanks have an 18-inch outside opening manway flush with tank bottom
  • White wine tanks have a side entering, 16 x 20-inch inswing manway and 2-inch outlet clamp connection

Optional Features

  • Insulated and fully welded stainless steel outer jacket
  • Sample valves
  • Polished material and weld finishes
  • Seismic-designed tank stands constructed of aluminum painted carbon steel are also available 
  • Combination Red/White tank configuration
  • Security alcove

Specifications and Sizing

Capacity (gallons) Width (inches) Height (inches) Heat Transfer Surface (sq ft)
500 49 85 19
1,000 61 101 46
1,500 71 112 52
3,000 89 134 66
4,500 101 153 99
6,000 118 156 116
12,000 140 208 276

If our standard sizes do not meet your needs or fit in your facility we can work with you to create a custom tank to fit your needs.


Finding the right equipment that fits within your budget can be daunting. At Paul Mueller Company, we understand your needs. That’s why we offer Leasing options that give you more flexibility.

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