The Big Crush

The Big Crush

Sun, September 16, 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 PICKING

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.

WINE PAIRING

Join us for a lecture and tasting on pairing wine and food.

Wine Barrel