Winemaking Nuts and Bolts

Winemaking Basics Still Open


There are still a couple of openings for Guy Lauterbach’s three session Winemaking Basics class.  The first meeting is scheduled for August 22 at 9:00 am at Guy’s Gray Pine Winery.  The 2nd meeting will be on a Sunday in mid-September and the 3rd will be on a Sunday in early October, starting at 9:00 am, exact dates to be determined.  (Dates are subject to change based on in what is going on in the vineyard and winery.)

Course Topics:
Session 1 (Pre-harvest): Sanitation, equipment, crop evaluation.  
Session 2: Crush, fermentation, press off.  
Session 3: Racking, oaking, aging, bottling.  

Masks and other protective COVID safeguards will be required.  Participants will be determined on a first come, first served basis.  
If you would like to sign up for these sessions, please email Tony Clarabut at   tsclarabut@gmail.com.  

A big thank you to Guy and Gray Pine Winery for providing this opportunity to SWGGA.