2021 SHW Holiday Dinner Survey

Given that we are not entirely “out of the woods” regarding covid-19, weask that you complete a one question SurveyMonkey survey regarding a SHWholiday dinner this December in place of the monthly membership meeting. Please take a minute to complete the short survey by clicking on thelink: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/TRMQL98. Please contact President Robert Wharton at president@sachomewine.com…

2022 Executive Board-Slate of Candidates

At SHW’s November 17 meeting, the membership will be casting their votes for the 2022 executive board positions of president, vice-president, treasurer, membership chair, and members at large (5). The board’s secretary position is elected for a two-year term, and the current secretary will be completing his second year in 2022. The SHW Board of…

Save the Date! Winemaking 201 – November 13

Wine makers with 3+ vintages are invited to participate in Winemaking 201. This morning workshop is designed to integrate fermentation processes and post-fermentation techniques to help wine makers achieve desired stylistic outcomes. Panelists are seasoned home wine makers who can address participants’ questions during the session. Winemaking 201 is on Saturday, November 13, 8 a.m….

Entries Open for 2021 Rex Johnston Home Winemaker of the Year Competition

The Rex Johnston Home Winemaker of the Year is an annual members’ only competition that celebrates the accomplishments of members who have had excellent results in recognized home wine competitions entered each year.  Sadly, we had to cancel last year’s competition as there were no opportunities for our members to have their wines judged. To…

Call for Nominations – 2022 Executive Board

The November 17 meeting finds us armchair traveling to Greece and exploring Greek wines. This is also the Club’s annual meeting when the incoming year’s Executive Board is elected. The SHW Board of Directors (BOD) is currently accepting nominations for 2022 board positions as identified below. Per the Club’s by-laws he BOD presents the slate…

Jubilee Picnic and Awards Party 2021 – Sunday, October 10

The 2021 Jubilee wine competition will be Saturday, October 9 and the Jubilee Picnic will be Sunday, October 10 …mark your calendars! The Picnic will be at Judy Pinegar’s Back Yard and Barn as in past years.  Location will be shared when you sign up. The picnic will begin at 1 PM with the main…