Meetings and Events

| |

White Wine Making 101 – Update: Varietal Change

Join your fellow SHW members in an interactive, educational journey in learning to make white wine.  Whether you have never made white wine before or have made one or two white wines and want to learn more, this focus group is for you. We will begin by meeting in person in June for white wine…

Lake County Tour, July 12-14, 2024

David Hicks, former SHW member, viticulturist, and home wine maker extraordinaire enjoys showcasing Lake County’s wine country for good reason. The scenery, wineries, and vineyards around Clear Lake are one of California’s best kept secrets! David invites you to his bi-annual Winery Tasting Weekend and Dinner in Lake County on July 12-14. David has arranged…

|

Space Available: April 20 – Winemaking 201 Workshop

A few seats in this workshop have just opened up. Winemaking 201 is designed for winemakers with a minimum of 3 vintages experience. Seasoned winemakers are the panelists in this Q&A format focusing on pre and post fermentation topics. There is no singular way to make wine, and the workshop’s objective is to provide to…

| |

Jubilee Picnic, May 19 – Make Your Reservations

Sacramento Home Winemakers’ Jubilee Picnic and Awards Party will be Sunday May 19, 2024. Mark your calendars! The location will be Judy Pinegar’s Back Yard and Barn as in past years. The picnic begins at 1 PM with the main course service planned for about 2:00 PM. At the Picnic, you’ll hear about which wines…

|

Winemaking 201 Workshop – April 20

Winemaking 201 is designed for winemakers with a minimum of 3 vintages experience. Seasoned winemakers are the panelists in this Q&A format focusing on pre and post fermentation topics. There is no singular way to make wine, and the workshop’s objective is to provide to intermediate wine makers information to help develop their own wine…