Meetings

October 19 Meeting – Semillon Tasting Program Available

At SHW’s October 19 meeting we tasted a vertical flight of semillon made by SHW member Rex Johnston. Chick Brenneman guided us through the tasting and now shares his PowerPoint program slides. You can see the presentation here and you can also find it on the Club’s website under Member Resources – Speaker Resources. We…

Entries are Invited – 2022 SHW Rex Johnston Winemaker of the Year Competition

Did your wines do well in competitions this year? The Club’s Winemaker of the Year (WOY) award honors SHW member Rex Johnson. Rex is a master home winemaker excelling in making many styles of wines and readily shares his wine making expertise with fellow home winemakers. In addition, Rex is veteran competitor often sweeping the…

SHW Holiday Party – Volunteer!

Mark your calendars for SHW’s Holiday Party on December 14 at the Turn Verein. We’ll nosh on appetizers, enjoy members’ wines, and dine on a scrumptious dinner. The festivities include a silent auction, formal transition of the executive boards, presentations of the Club’s annual awards, and announcement of the successful competitor in the Winemaker of…

SHW’s Rex Johnston Winemaker of the Year Award

Who will receive SHW’s coveted Rex Johnston Home Winemaker of the Year Award for 2022?  It could be you! The winner is determined, upon application, by their results in two required competitions and one other recognized competition.  One of the required competitions is our own Jubilee Competition.  For this year, due to the cancellation of the…

Recordings and Materials Available – Vineyard Series: Testing Vineyards

Vineyard Testing – Soils, Water and Plant Tissue. Danyal Kasapligil’s March 9, 2022 Zoom recordings (audio only and audio-video) along with a handout are available on the SHW website in the “More Resources” tab, “Home Viticulture” option. You can also click here to access the Home Viticulture page.