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Grapes for Sale: Cab Sauv, Merlot, Syrah, Tinta Cao, Tempranillo – Paso Robles

The Estate Vineyard, located in the Geneseo District sub-AVA, southeast of the town of Paso Robles, exemplifies the quality of the Paso Robles region with its warm days, cool coastal breezes, and exceptional soils. The vineyards are watered when needed but not dry farmed, yield averages 2.5 tons per acre. Vines were planted in the…

2020 Grapes for Sale, Group Buys, Trade, In Search Of

Grapes for Sale: Cabernet Sauvignon – Granite Bay

600 lbs of Cabernet Sauvignon grapes remaining for sale. The clusters look good; see photo below.  Current brix is 24.  Ready now. $0.75/lb ( you pick). Crusher-destemmer is available on-site free of charge. If you need help to pick grapes, please let grower know ahead of time and she can arrange for helpers at your…

2020 Grapes for Sale, Group Buys, Trade, In Search Of

Grapes for Sale: French Colombard – Ceres (Stanislaus County)

We still about 4 tons of French Colombard grapes available for picking now in Ceres (Stanislaus County). The contracted commercial winery didn’t take them all as expected. They are 30 year old vines, Brix was about 20 at the end of August. Makes a lovely, crisp, high acid varietal wine, blends great with almost anything,…

2020 Grapes for Sale, Group Buys, Trade, In Search Of

Group Buy: Petite Sirah – Heavenly Farm Vineyards, El Dorado County

SHW Member Gerard Van Steyn writes: Heavenly Farms Vineyards, located near Boeger Winery above Placerville, has biodynamically farmed Petite Sirah grapes that should be ready for harvest in 2 to 3 weeks. The owner was trained in biodynamic grape growing by some of the top consultants in the Country.  We picked Tempranillo grapes from this vineyard…

2020 Grapes for Sale, Group Buys, Trade, In Search Of

Group Buy: Cabernet Sauvignon – Lodi

The Winemaking 101 mentors have been in discussions with the grower from an extremely affordable vineyard of Cabernet Sauvignon and want to share the good fortune with the rest of the club membership.  The grapes are from the Harris Family Estate Vineyards, located in District 11, the North Lodi Valley, on an established 27-year-old vineyard…

2020 Grapes for Sale, Group Buys, Trade, In Search Of

Grapes for Sale: No Smoke Taint! Cab Sauv, Merlot, Tempranillo – Davis

Grapes from Great Bear Vineyards in Davis have undergone preliminary tests and the results are no smoke taint on this year’s harvest.  Available are Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Tempranillo.  Harvest target date is Saturday, September 5.  Please see this post for more details. Contact Jenny or Marcus if interested: greatbearvineyards@gmail.com  

2020 Grapes for Sale, Group Buys, Trade, In Search Of

Grapes for Sale: Primitivo, Late Harvest Viognier – Lodi Appellation / Alta Mesa Sub Appellation

For Sale:  Primitivo and late harvest Viognier. We are in the Lodi Appellation and the sub appellation of Alta Mesa. We pick all grapes. Cost is .85 a lb. Please contact directly: Barbara Derrick at 916 591-7112.