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

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…


Need Help? Call a Mentor.

Funny smells?  No burps?  Didn’t look this way before? Don’t get stuck in the cellar in the dark.  Find help.  Check out these club mentors.  They can shed some light to get your must or juice to the finish line.  


Grape Listings in Sonoma – The Beverage People

The Beverage People in Santa Rosa has listings of grapes for sale in the general Sonoma area.  See their listings here. The Beverage People is a complete resource for DIY fermentations – wine, beer, mead, cider kombucha, cheese, olives, and veggies.  Check out their catalogs for step by step processes.  


Email Notifications from SHW

FYI – the SHW website is pretty busy this time of year with frequent new blog posts.  Actually, there are days when there are several new blog posts so when you open up SHW’s early morning email notification, read past the top post – you don’t want miss anything.


Lab Analysis – Resources From September 3 Zoom Presentation

Matt DiVisconte’s “What Do My Lab Results Mean?” presentation was jam-packed with terminology, numbers, and chemistry.  Along with interpreting how these elements come together, Matt shared invaluable wine making tips, best practices, and the conditions you don’t want your wine to end up in. We’re making it easy for you to revisit or initially visit…