How To Remove Red
wine on your clothing or carpet is a common
problem. There are many recipes out there to
remove the stain yourself. There are some
procedures you should & shouldn't follow when
attempting to clean a red wine stain.
Do: Blot as much of the liquid up as possible
before applying a stain remover.
Do: Test the material for colour fastness in an
inconspicuous area before applying a stain
Don't: Rub the spill, you will only make the
problem worse by spreading the stain further.
Do: Be quick. The spill should be cleaned
immediately to prevent it from setting.
There are many different recipes to clear up the
stain. The most common ones are listed below;
Blot as much
of the liquid as possible.
bicarbonate of soda with a small amount of
water to make a paste.
to red wine stain & leave. Vacuum once
This seems like an expensive way to clean up red
wine stains, but I guess it could be useful if
the accident happens when you are away from
& dishwashing liquid:
 The hydrogen peroxide/dishwashing liquid
recipe is a famous internet one submitted by a
Patty S. It appears to be the most popular &
successful methods for removing red wine stains.
Her recipe calls for Dawn dishwashing detergent,
but other brands can be used if this is not