Winemaker Articles

Winemaker Articles: The Full-Bodied, Wooded Style

Making White Wine: the full-bodied, wooded style Based on material originally prepared by Rod Church for a Nanaimo Winemakers educational session in August 2004 and September 2005. Substantially revised for September 2010. The style and the appropriate grapes Chardonnay, especially the oaky, buttery kind, is the classic example of a full-bodied, wooded white wine. Making…

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Juice and Must for Sale – Chardonnay, Chenin Blanc, Merlot

Contact SHW member Mike Crews at Michael@winegrapesdirect.com. Want to make white wine but missed the harvest?  WineGrapesDirect has available this week for pickup or delivery: – Durell Vineyard Chardonnay (Sonoma Coast/ Carneros) priced at $35 per gallon of settled, chilled juice (Wednesday and Thurs) – Clarksburg Chenin Blanc priced at $14 per gallon of settled, chilled juice…

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Grapes for Sale (Clarksburg AVA)

Chardonnay, Chenin Blanc, Sauvignon Blanc, Cabernet, Zinfandel, Barbera, and Merlot. Call Paul or Nancy to reserve your 2012 grapes at P & N Enterprises, Vineyard 916-684-2086 or better choice – cell (916) 425-4763. $.50/lb. You Pick. Free use of picking boxes, crusher/destemmer & press with our help. Our vineyard is located in southern Sacramento County…