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Finally!!! We’re going to get together in August for the much anticipated SWGGA Picnic… no regular, or Zoom, meeting on the 3rd Thursday

SWGGA Picnic Invitation

Our annual SWGGA Potluck and Barbecue Picnic this year will be at the home of members Al and Linda Schafer on Sunday, August 29th, beginning at 5:00 PM.

There will be tri-tip and chicken (generously contributed by Steve and Susie Walker of RE/MAX GOLD), Cajun beef sausages and portobello mushrooms, plus the usual cornucopia of member-supplied appetizers, side dishes, and desserts. All the wines from the recent SWGGA Wine Competition will be…

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Recent News and Items of Interest…

Orange County Fair Wine Competition Canceled

Orange County Fair Wine Competition Canceled

April 10, 2020

Cancellation of 2020 OC Fair Home Wine Competition Previously scheduled by theOrange County Wine Societyfor Saturday June 13, 2020OC Fair & Event Center – Costa Mesa, CA The Orange County Wine Society…

30 Gallon Barrels For Sale

30 Gallon Barrels For Sale

April 8, 2020

Barrels For Sale30 Gallon American Oak2 – 30 gal. American oak barrels – $50.00 ea.   1 – 30 gal. rack on super duty swivel casters – $50.00All (above) to be…


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!