Sat, September 15, 201812:30 PM - 6:30 PM
The Big Crush will feature wine, food, live music, and a series of FREE wine demonstrations from picking to tasting.
Tickets are $10 in advance and $15 at the door.
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Series of lectures and demonstrations celebrating the annual grape harvest. September is harvest season. We invite you into our field, inside our cellar to get an intimate view of the wine making process.
NORTHERN VITICULTURE GRAPE GROWING
Join us for a brief lecture on Northern viticulture and specifically grapes grown at Haight Brown Vineyard
Grape Harvest – September is harvest season.
Observe grape picking techniques as well as a demonstration and discussion of the HBV harvest including grape picking, weighing, etc.
GRAPE PREPARTION FOR WINE MAKING
Demonstration and discussion on grape preparation for wine making. Watch HBV destem and press grapes.
WINE MAKING CELLAR DEMONSTRATION
Demonstration and discussion of the steps of wine making. Follow the wine maker through the stages in the cellar to understand the role of sulfites, initiating fermentation, cold stabilization, etc. Try wine from the barrel before and after fermentation.
Join us for a lecture and tasting on pairing wine and food.