Current Grapes Available 2/28/22

VarietalAmount Still Available for Sale (tons)Expected Optimal Harvest TimePrice
(< 0.5 tons)
Price
(0.5 ton or more)
Barbera4.625mid-late Sept$1.00/lb$0.95/lb
Primitivo3.0early-mid Sept$1.00/lb$0.85/lb
Touriga (*Quinta)0.75mid-late Sept$1.15/lb$1.05/lb
Touriga (*Non-Quinta)2.0late Sept-early Oct$1.00/lb$0.95/lb
Muscat Blanc0.1**late Aug$1.00/lbNA
SouzaoSOLD OUTlate Sept-early Oct$1.00/lbNA
Tempranillo0.05**early-mid Sept$1.00/lbNA
Tinta Amarela0.375mid-late Sept$1.00/lb$0.95/lb
Tinta Cao0.35mid-late Sept$1.00/lbNA
*”Quinta” refers to our block of 5 Iberian varietals; this is the Touriga Nacional from that block. “Non-Quinta” refers to Touriga Nacional grown in other blocks. **250 lb (0.125 ton) minimum waived; 200 lb min.

Current Grapes Available 2/20/22

VarietalAmount Still Available for Sale (tons)Expected Optimal Harvest TimePrice
(< 0.5 tons)
Price
(0.5 ton or more)
Barbera5.375mid-late Sept$1.00/lb$0.95/lb
Primitivo3.0early-mid Sept$1.00/lb$0.85/lb
Touriga (*Quinta)0.75mid-late Sept$1.15/lb$1.05/lb
Touriga (*Non-Quinta)3.0late Sept-early Oct$1.00/lb$0.95/lb
Muscat Blanc0.1**late Aug$1.00/lbNA
SouzaoSOLD OUTlate Sept-early Oct$1.00/lbNA
Tempranillo0.325early-mid Sept$1.00/lbNA
Tinta Amarela0.375mid-late Sept$1.00/lb$0.95/lb
Tinta Cao0.35mid-late Sept$1.00/lbNA
*”Quinta” refers to our block of 5 Iberian varietals; this is the Touriga Nacional from that block. “Non-Quinta” refers to Touriga Nacional grown in other blocks. **250 lb (0.125 ton) minimum waived; 200 lb min.

Current Grapes Available 2/20/21

VarietalAmount Still Available for Sale (tons)Expected Optimal Harvest TimePrice
(< 0.5 tons)
Price
(0.5 ton or more)
Barbera5.875mid-late Sept$1.00/lb$0.95/lb
Primitivo4.0early-mid Sept$1.00/lb$0.85/lb
Touriga (*Quinta)0.75mid-late Sept$1.15/lb$1.05/lb
Touriga (*Non-Quinta)3.0late Sept-early Oct$1.00/lb$0.95/lb
Muscat Blanc0.1**late Aug$1.00/lbNA
SouzaoSOLD OUTlate Sept-early Oct$1.00/lbNA
Tempranillo0.325early-mid Sept$1.00/lbNA
Tinta Amarela0.475mid-late Sept$1.00/lb$0.95/lb
Tinta Cao0.35mid-late Sept$1.00/lbNA
*”Quinta” refers to our block of 5 Iberian varietals; this is the Touriga Nacional from that block. “Non-Quinta” refers to Touriga Nacional grown in other blocks. **250 lb (0.125 ton) minimum waived; 200 lb min.

Current Grape Availability 10-17-20

Varietal Amount Still Available for Sale (tons) Expected Optimal Harvest Time

Price ($)

(<1 ton)      (>1 ton)

Barbera     SOLD OUT Mid –Late Sept 1.00/lb        0.80/lb
Primitivo  SOLD OUT Mid Sept 1.00/lb        0.95/lb
Touriga  SOLD OUT Mid Sept-Early Oct 1.00/lb        1.00/lb
Quinta*                 SOLD OUT Mid -Late Sept $300/share
       
       

*The Quinta = A field of touriga nacional, tempranillo, tinta cao, souzao, tinta amarela planted in 2004 and 2005.  One share entitles holder to 250 lb of a field blend of Quinta grapes in the proportions that they are harvested this year.  For example, if 40% of the total Quinta production is Touriga, then 40% of each shareholder’s 250 lb allotment will be Touriga.  Harvest will be on a single, specific Saturday to accommodate home winemakers, with date optimized around ripeness of the Touriga Nacional.  The Quinta has historically provided superb grapes for a port-style blend as well as dry red blend.

***Wait list requests on a first-come, first-served basis.  Wait list does not commit to purchase, but should grapes become available, persons/entities on wait list will have 24 hr to commit or not, at which point the next person/entity will be contacted, and so on, until grapes are sold.  

 

Current Grape Availability 10-9-20

Varietal Amount Still Available for Sale (tons) Expected Optimal Harvest Time

Price ($)

(<1 ton)      (>1 ton)

Barbera     0.5 (late harvest) Mid –Late Sept 1.00/lb        0.80/lb
Primitivo  SOLD OUT Mid Sept 1.00/lb        0.95/lb
Touriga  SOLD OUT Mid Sept-Early Oct 1.00/lb        1.00/lb
Quinta*                 SOLD OUT Mid -Late Sept $300/share
       
       

*The Quinta = A field of touriga nacional, tempranillo, tinta cao, souzao, tinta amarela planted in 2004 and 2005.  One share entitles holder to 250 lb of a field blend of Quinta grapes in the proportions that they are harvested this year.  For example, if 40% of the total Quinta production is Touriga, then 40% of each shareholder’s 250 lb allotment will be Touriga.  Harvest will be on a single, specific Saturday to accommodate home winemakers, with date optimized around ripeness of the Touriga Nacional.  The Quinta has historically provided superb grapes for a port-style blend as well as dry red blend.

***Wait list requests on a first-come, first-served basis.  Wait list does not commit to purchase, but should grapes become available, persons/entities on wait list will have 24 hr to commit or not, at which point the next person/entity will be contacted, and so on, until grapes are sold.  

 

Current Grape Availability 9-26-20

Varietal Amount Still Available for Sale (tons) Expected Optimal Harvest Time

Price ($)

(<1 ton)      (>1 ton)

Barbera           2.5 Mid –Late Sept 1.00/lb        0.80/lb
Primitivo  SOLD OUT Mid Sept 1.00/lb        0.95/lb
Touriga         0.70 Mid Sept-Early Oct 1.00/lb        1.00/lb
Quinta*                SOLD OUT Mid -Late Sept $300/share
       
       

 

*The Quinta = A field of touriga nacional, tempranillo, tinta cao, souzao, tinta amarela planted in 2004 and 2005.  One share entitles holder to 250 lb of a field blend of Quinta grapes in the proportions that they are harvested this year.  For example, if 40% of the total Quinta production is Touriga, then 40% of each shareholder’s 250 lb allotment will be Touriga.  Harvest will be on a single, specific Saturday to accommodate home winemakers, with date optimized around ripeness of the Touriga Nacional.  The Quinta has historically provided superb grapes for a port-style blend as well as dry red blend.

***Wait list requests on a first-come, first-served basis.  Wait list does not commit to purchase, but should grapes become available, persons/entities on wait list will have 24 hr to commit or not, at which point the next person/entity will be contacted, and so on, until grapes are sold.  

 

Grape Chemistry 9-20-20

Varietal Date Sugar (Brix) pH Total Acidity (%)
Primitivo (Block 6) 8-22-20 22.9 3.37 0.82
  8-29-20 24.2 3.45 0.84
  9-05-20 25.1 3.46 0.73
         
Barbera (Block 4) 8-22-20 24.0 3.14 1.37
  8-29-20 24.2 3.17 1.10
  9-05-20 25.8 3.20 1.04
         
Touriga (Quinta) 9-05-20 21.9 3.44 0.58
  9-13-20 23.8 3.52 0.52
         
Touriga (non-Quinta) 9-13-20 23.0 3.40 0.52
  9-20-20 23.9 3.50 0.56
         
         
         
         
         
touriga (non-Quinta) 9-15-19 22.0 3.35 0.62
         

Grape Chemistry 9-13-20

Varietal Date Sugar (Brix) pH Total Acidity (%)
Primitivo (Block 6) 8-22-20 22.9 3.37 0.82
  8-29-20 24.2 3.45 0.84
  9-05-20 25.1 3.46 0.73
         
Barbera (Block 4) 8-22-20 24.0 3.14 1.37
  8-29-20 24.2 3.17 1.10
  9-05-20 25.8 3.20 1.04
         
         
Touriga (Quinta) 9-05-20 21.9 3.44 0.58
  9-13-20 23.8 3.52 0.52
Touriga (non-Quinta) 9-13-20 23.0 3.40 0.52
         
         
         
         
         
         
touriga (non-Quinta) 9-15-19 22.0 3.35 0.62
         

Current Grape Availability 9-9-20

Varietal Amount Still Available for Sale (tons) Expected Optimal Harvest Time

Price ($)

(<1 ton)      (>1 ton)

Barbera           2.5 Mid Sept 1.00/lb        0.80/lb
Primitivo  WAITLIST* Mid Sept 1.00/lb        0.95/lb
Touriga         0.25 Mid Sept-Early Oct 1.00/lb        1.00/lb
Quinta**                WAITLIST* Mid -Late Sept $300/share
       
       

*Wait list requests on a first-come, first-served basis.  Wait list does not commit to purchase, but should grapes become available, persons/entities on wait list will have 24 hr to commit or not, at which point the next person/entity will be contacted, and so on, until grapes are sold.  

**The Quinta = A field of touriga nacional, tempranillo, tinta cao, souzao, tinta amarela planted in 2004 and 2005.  One share entitles holder to 250 lb of a field blend of Quinta grapes in the proportions that they are harvested this year.  For example, if 40% of the total Quinta production is Touriga, then 40% of each shareholder’s 250 lb allotment will be Touriga.  Harvest will be on a single, specific Saturday to accommodate home winemakers, with date optimized around ripeness of the Touriga Nacional.  The Quinta has historically provided superb grapes for a port-style blend as well as dry red blend.

***Wait list requests on a first-come, first-served basis.  Wait list does not commit to purchase, but should grapes become available, persons/entities on wait list will have 24 hr to commit or not, at which point the next person/entity will be contacted, and so on, until grapes are sold.  

 

Grape Chemistry 9-5-20

Varietal Date Sugar (Brix) pH Total Acidity (%)
Primitivo (Block 6) 8-22-20 22.9 3.37 0.82
  8-29-20 24.2 3.45 0.84
  9-05-20 25.1 3.46 0.73
         
Barbera (Block 4) 8-22-20 24.0 3.14 1.37
  8-29-20 24.2 3.17 1.10
  9-05-20 25.8 3.20 1.04
         
         
Touriga (Quinta) 9-05-20 21.9 3.44 0.58
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
touriga (non-Quinta) 9-15-19 22.0 3.35 0.62