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Crushing, Grapes, Home Winemaking, Pressing

Crush Time

Crush Time

You have to be flexible to make wine. This past Friday, I was just a guy on his way to a weekend getaway in Deep Creek, Maryland. On Sunday, I rushed home from said vacation to load more than 350 pounds of grapes into my car. A call came from Dr. Bob […]

by × October 13, 2014 × 2 comments

Home Winemaking

It’s Here: The Local Grapes Guide

It’s Here: The Local Grapes Guide

Finally, a comprehensive online resource to find wine and grape grower associations, organized by state. The connections you need to buy local grapes. Access it here. As I first reported at examiner.com, the exceedingly popular, perhaps slightly worn catch-phrase “think globally, act locally” urges all of us to take action […]

by × January 31, 2013 × 0 comments

Buy Local Grapes, Resources

The Local Grapes Guide

The Local Grapes Guide

We here at Making Abeille feel very strongly about using local grapes. To help you, the winemaker, identify growers in your state, we’ve assembled a Local Grapes Guide. We know you’ll agree that it feels good to support local vineyards. Not to mention, the extreme pride you’ll experience when you […]

by × January 31, 2013 × 0 comments