Welcome to SWGGA…

Our Next Meeting…

Check here regularly to get updates about coming meetings.

May Meeting is on the 20th at 7:00 PM ( and, yes, we’ll be Zooming once again…)

May Meeting – Can This Wine Be Saved?

Get your wines ready for our May Meeting:  “Can This Wine be Saved” Hear expert commentary on your favorite or not-so-favorite wine that you made with loving care. 

We don’t have to have 750 ml bottle samples.  But whatever bottle you use, exclude air, have a good closure, and label it with your name and what’s in the bottle… the usual. 


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Recent News and Items of Interest…

New Member Vineyard

New Member Vineyard

August 2, 2020

New Members Need Some InputScott and Melissa Melamed recently bought the property off McCourtney Road previously owned by members Randy and Mary Woolwine. They are new to grape growing, but…

Vineyard Tools For Sale

Vineyard Tools For Sale

July 29, 2020

Vineyard & Winery Tools for SaleWe’re downsizing our wine production and will not be needing the following winery and vineyard implements. All are in near new condition.12 – Ergonomic Picking…

Grapes for Sale – Attention Winemakers

Grapes for Sale – Attention Winemakers

July 16, 2020

For SaleField Blend GrapesWe have a quality Field blend of mostly Zinfandel, some Sangiovese, Petite Syrah grapes for sale.Perfect Location in Rough and Ready California. Well cared for vineyard.1 Ton $600…


Many great events coming up. Check the Events calendar for details.

Meeting with Chik Brenneman Canceled

All activities and meetings have been canceled at the Nevada County Fairgrounds through at least April 3oth

Annual Picnic

We are anticipating that our annual SWGGA Picnic will occur as scheduled on June 14th, but will make a final decision by the middle of May.


Our programs are devoted to both winemaking and vineyard development and management, as well as tastings and other social events.

Interested in becoming a member of SWGGA?

Whether you are a grape grower, winemaker or just interested in learning about and enjoying wine in a congenial atmosphere, find out more about SWGGA, or download an application to join. Everyone is welcome!