July Meeting at Montoliva Winery

July Meeting at Montoliva Winery

Mark Henry of Montoliva Vineyard & Winery will host the Sierra Wine & Grape Growers Association for a tasting of Montoliva wines, specializing in Italian varietals, on Thursday, July 18, 2019. If you’ve never been there, Mark’s comment below sheds some light...

UC Davis: Fermentation Readiness Program

Date: Monday, July 29, 2019 What:  18-19 Fermentation Readiness: Harvest Decisions from the Vineyard to the Winery Where: The Robert Mondavi Institute Sensory Theater, 392 Old Davis Road, Davis, CA 95616 When: 9:00am to 2:10pm Fee: $175.00 On Monday, July 29, UC Davis...

Grapes Wanted – Malbec, Barbera

Bernie Zimmerman is looking for locally grown Malbec and/or Barbera grapes for sale: Grapes wanted: 500-600 pounds of local Malbec or Barbera. Will pick. Contact Bernie Zimmerman at...
July Meeting

July Meeting

Our next meeting, in July, will be a visit to a commercial vineyard in our area. The details are still being finalized, so more info will follow...
Thought of a Career as a Sommelier?

Thought of a Career as a Sommelier?

Last Meeting So you want to be a sommelier? Our speaker for the March SWGGA meeting was Dr. William Kramer, surgeon and sommelier. Dr. Kramer spoke about himself and his career in medicine and then explained the occupation of sommelier, or wine steward, and the...