workshop

Hands On: Zin to Glass, Olives to Oil

Hands On: Zin to Glass, Olives to Oil

Duration:1.5 timer totalt
Includes:Mat
Languages:Tilbys i Engelsk og Fransk

Om verten din

After teaching for twelve years, working for Habitat for Humanity Costa Rica, and then in administration at a university, I found myself in wine country with a yearning to learn about it. Thus the journey began thirteen years ago. Working as a marketing specialist and wholesale manager for wineries in the area, I have an insider's perspective on what is needed from a wine grape grower. Being…
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Dette skal vi gjøre

Meet your hosts in the vineyard for a detailed look at the life of a Zinfandel grape (and maybe Chardonnay and Cabernet as well!). We’ll look at the soil causing rootstock selection, talk about what makes the vines strong, look at pruning and trellising choices. We’ll examine the stages of the grape, and when to pick. We’ll talk about grape contracts and how they work. Next, up to the olives…

Annet du bør vite

Bring appropriate vineyard wear. Terrain is not difficult but uneven. Tennis shoes, hiking boots, or wellies. Meet at the barn on site. We have goats, chickens, and farm dogs, so absolutely no pets.

Hva jeg vil skaffe

Snacks
EVOO, crackers, wine* *Wine pours will be samples and not full glasses!

Hva du skal ta med

Appropriate Clothes & Vineyard Shoes/Boots/Wellies depending on weather conditions
Due to farm animals and territorial guardian dogs, no other dogs/pets are allowed on our property.
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workshop
379 kr per person
379 kr per person