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2018 Lenoir Grapes For Sale

Posted on: 04/25/2018, in: | Renee Baker | 903-849-6700

Baker Ranch and Vineyard is seeking winery to purchase 2018 premium Lenoir.  Projecting 4-5 tons that will be hand harvested in late August.  Contact Renee Baker at 903-849-6700 or 903-539-4280 with questions or to discuss price and delivery options.

References available upon request to verify grower reliability and fruit quality.

Gooseneck Axle Trailer with Equipment for Field Processing Grapes

Posted on: 04/24/2018, in: |

Bob Young at Bending Branch Winery is offering a white gooseneck dual axle trailer with equipment for field processing grapes for sale.  In addition to the trailer, these equipment items are included:

  • Gentec phase converters and full electrical panel with multiple outlets for equipment
  • Bin dumper
  • IMMA destemmer
  • CME elevated sorting table (2)

Click here:  Gooseneck For Sale  for additional information and photos.

COLD STORAGE FOR HILL COUNTRY WINERIES

Posted on: 04/20/2018, in: | John Kovacs | 830-329-3975

COMING THIS FALL (2018)

Cold storage for Hill Country wineries coming this Falls.  For more information, Call John Kovacs,

830-329-3975.

John Kovacs

Hill Country Distillers, LLC

723 Front Street

Comfort, TX 78013

NEED BRANDY? GOT WINE?

Posted on: 04/20/2018, in: , | James Stout | 830-928-5430

We will distill your wine into brandy and we also see brandy for making fortified wines.

 

James Stout

Hill Country Distiller

723 Front Street

Comfort, TX 78013

830-928-5430

 

Grapes for Sale – Tanglewood Wine Group

Posted on: 04/09/2018, in: | Kiki Palacios | 832-978-5174

We have the following grapes available for sale in 2018:

 

Blanc du Bois      12 tons

  • Merlot                     3-4 tons
  • Ruby Cabernet    3-4 tons
  • Shiraz                      2-3 tons
  • Cab. Sauv.             2 tons
  • Muscat Blanc       1 ton
  • Tempranillo          1 ton

Please let me know if you’re interested in these grapes and I will send a Grape Purchase Agreement. Please let me know if you have any questions.

 

Kiki Palacios

Tanglewood Wine Group, Ltd.

832-978-5174

Skilled Cellar Worker – Grape Creek

Posted on: 04/09/2018, in: | Jason Englert | (830) 644-2710

 

 

 

Skilled Cellar Worker – Grape Creek Vineyards

Grape Creek Vineyards, a Fredericksburg, Texas premium winery, seeks a skilled Cellar Worker for its production team.  Under the supervision of the winemaker, the worker will learn and perform quality cellar procedures that result in the production of high quality wines.

Main Responsibilities

  • Performs all activities safely and responsibly
  • Cleans and sanitizes tanks and equipment properly
  • Operates all types of pumps; positive displacement, centrifugal and air pumps
  • Make wine transfers; tank to tank, tank to barrel and barrel to tank
  • Barrel topping
  • Make wine additions per work orders
  • Loads and unloads trucks
  • Perform all harvest activities as needed
  • Safely operates forklift. Must be are is eligible to be forklift certified
  • Works on bottling line when needed
  • If not trained, willing to learn to operate a cross-flow filter
  • Routinely maintain proper winery sanitation

Qualifications

  • Commitment to high standards
  • Ability to understand and follow written and verbal instructions
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Positive team player
  • Ability to work extended hours, especially during harvest
  • 2-3 years of previous winery production experience is preferred

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to stand for long periods of time
  • Full body mobility
  • Good sense of smell and vision
  • Indoor and outdoor work is required

Resumes can be submitted to jason@grapecreek.com.

Seasonal Vineyard Employee Wanted-Cathedral Mountain Vineyard

Posted on: 03/20/2018, in: | Dustin Walker | 940-368-6816

Cathedral Mountain Vineyards seeking seasonal vineyard employee:

We are seeking a seasonal vineyard employee at Cathedral Mountain Vineyard, owned by Times Ten Cellars in Dallas, to assist on the 10 acre property. This is primarily a labor position which includes; all labor activities related to vineyard work.  Great opportunity for obtaining hands on experience.

Qualifications:

  • Person should be self-motivated and able to work alone as well as with others to accomplish assigned tasks.
  • Able to work long hours outdoors, perform manual labor efficiently, and lift over 50lbs.
  • Most work will be some weekdays and  weekend work.
  • Recommend some experience with pruning, tying, shoot positioning (VSP), catch wire positioning, leaf removal, fruit thinning, and working with new plantings.
  • Recommend experience with trellis installation and maintenance.
  • Experience with vineyard equipment operation a plus, but not necessary.

Currently the position is seasonal but could have more potential for future opportunities.  Pay rate will depend on experience.

Contact:

Winemaker – Dustin Walker 940-368-6816

mrddwalker@gmail.com

Stainless Tank For Sale

Posted on: 03/16/2018, in: | Dustin Walker | (940) 368-6816

STAINESS TANK FOR SALE

Quality stainless tank – manufacturer

1,100 gallons

These crucial tank features are standard on our combination fermentation/storage tanks:

  • Truncated cone top, front orientation
  • Flat, sloping tank floor
  • Sidewalls with ample cooling jackets
  • Top door 18″ round with 2″ tri-clover vent port in top door plate
  • 2″ tri-clover racking port, 3 ” tri-clover drain port well type
  • Oval racking door 16 x 20, in/out swing
  • Round 18″ bottom cleanout door
  • Therm package with 2 thermwells, sample port, temp hood/stat mount
  • Lifting lugs, anchor clips, 32″ high detatchable mild steel base with adjustable stainless footpads on the legs, recessed front for better access, primer painted

Located at Times Ten Cellars,  6324 Prospect, Dallas, TX, 75214.

Destemmer-Crusher For Sale

Posted on: 03/16/2018, in: | Jason Englert, Grape creek | 830-644-2710

Puleo Vega 10 Destemmer-Crusher — New In 2011

  • Crush rollers
  • 18mm polished cage
  • Adjustable legs
  • Casters
  • 230V 3phase

Great condition.  Serviced by Carlsen & Associates every year since new.

Contact Jason Englert at Grape Creek for pricing and pictures.

Stainless Steel Drums For Sale

Posted on: 03/09/2018, in: | Mike Batek

Great used stainless steel drums for storing wine very safely for sale.  I have these at Hye Meadow Winery for pickup.  We put brand new seals on them Sept 2017 and they should be good to go for several seasons.  The rep for the barrels is Jason Snow at Skolnik, jason@skolnik.com  He recommended they sell at $200/drum.

 

Please email Mike Batek at mike@hyemeadow.com for more details or go to the source with Jason for technical questions

 

Jason Snow

Skolnik Industries

 

T: 773.884.1513

F: 773.735.7257

C: 773.620.5786