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- 2018 Jubilee Wine Competition
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Hello fellow home winemakers. Spring has sprung! Competitions are well underway and we are starting to get organized for group buys. We hope you will join us for our next meeting on Wednesday, March 20th. We will be evaluating White and Rose wines. If you have a wine that you want to have evaluated, make sure to read the instructions in Vice-President Terry Piazza-Perman’s Monthly Meeting summary on the first page of the newsletter.
Below is a link to the latest edition of The Grapevine. Enjoy!
Happy Valentine’s Day!
We hope you will be joining us this coming Wednesday, February 20, 2019 for our monthly meeting. The speaker this month is Scott Harvey and he will be talking about Central European winemaking.
Don’t forget to pay your dues by March 1st to be eligible to receive a complimentary annual subscription to WineMaker Magazine.
Check out the newsletter for updated competition information and also a GREAT list of books you can read during these down months while we wait for the magic of ML to complete.
Catch up on the latest in the December issue of SHW’s newsletter, The Grapevine: December 2018 The Grapevine
In this issue…
Read the President’s message- Get the scoop on the newly elected board for 2019.
Membership Dues- Support Sacramento Home Winemakers by joining or renewing your annual dues. The 2019 membership dues remain at $50 per household (thanks to the generosity of members and a budget-minded leadership team) and are due January 1, 2019. Annual membership is effective from January through December in same year, regardless of when you join. Membership perks are many including: a one-year six-issue subscription to WineMaker magazine; discounts at retailers and labs; “members only” benefits to SHW’s lab testing services, educational opportunities; access to the Club’s network of mentors; having your wines evaluated; and exposure to the collective wine making knowledge and experience of over 170 members.
Please use the membership form that’s included in this issue of The Grapevine. The form is also available at the SHW website: sachomewine.com. Membership questions can be directed to the 2019 Membership Co-Chairs: Christa Ring at email@example.com or 916 798-5982, and Gin Yang at firstname.lastname@example.org or call/text at 926 217-0294.
January General Meeting is Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. Don’t miss Scott Harvey talking about Austrian Wines. (Correction- originally posted wrong date. The meeting will be on 1/16.) Thank you!
Have Safe and Happy Holidays.