Grapes for Free: Tempranillo, Zinfandel, Syrah

Club member has small home vineyard with 7-year old vines in El Dorado Hills and is offering his grapes for free. They are ready to pick. Sugars as of September 19: Tempranillo       24 brix Zinfandel            26.5 brix Syrah                  24.5 brix Owner can help pick. Split negotiable. Contact Mike by cell at 310-991-3091 and by email:

Grapes for Sale: Merlot – Somerset (El Dorado – Amador Counties)

Merlot available from Shooting Star Vineyard in Somerset on the border of El Dorado and Amador counties.  The same grapes are used in wines sold at Biba’s, Mulvaney’s and Hawks restaurants. Up to 3 tons available.  No minimums.  Very flexible on price; picking negotiable. Contact directly:  Kip Wiley at 916 718-9944.


Grapes for Sale: Cab Sauv, Merlot, Syrah, Tinta Cao, Tempranillo – Paso Robles

The Estate Vineyard, located in the Geneseo District sub-AVA, southeast of the town of Paso Robles, exemplifies the quality of the Paso Robles region with its warm days, cool coastal breezes, and exceptional soils. The vineyards are watered when needed but not dry farmed, yield averages 2.5 tons per acre. Vines were planted in the…

Grapes for Sale: Cabernet Sauvignon – Granite Bay

600 lbs of Cabernet Sauvignon grapes remaining for sale. The clusters look good; see photo below.  Current brix is 24.  Ready now. $0.75/lb ( you pick). Crusher-destemmer is available on-site free of charge. If you need help to pick grapes, please let grower know ahead of time and she can arrange for helpers at your…

Grapes for Sale: French Colombard – Ceres (Stanislaus County)

We still about 4 tons of French Colombard grapes available for picking now in Ceres (Stanislaus County). The contracted commercial winery didn’t take them all as expected. They are 30 year old vines, Brix was about 20 at the end of August. Makes a lovely, crisp, high acid varietal wine, blends great with almost anything,…

Grapes for Sale: Primitivo, Late Harvest Viognier – Lodi Appellation / Alta Mesa Sub Appellation

For Sale:  Primitivo and late harvest Viognier. We are in the Lodi Appellation and the sub appellation of Alta Mesa. We pick all grapes. Cost is .85 a lb. Please contact directly: Barbara Derrick at 916 591-7112.  

Grapes for Sale: Barbera, Zin, PS, Mourvedre, Temp, Primitivo – Shaker Ridge Ranch / Amador County

Shaker Ridge Ranch in Amador County writes:   Due to the unfortunate season we all find ourselves in with this year’s ongoing pandemic, this beautiful vineyard has grapes that would normally not be available. This is highly prized fruit that Home Winemaker’s rarely have access to- like, ever! These fantastic grapes are under contract pretty much…