Wines and Steins

Fostering home wine and beer making and the art of tastings

Premium Grapes Available

  • 07/03/2020 1:17 PM
    Message # 9076352

    Melange du Rhone (“MdeR”), grows a collection of French and European grapes.  This year, MdR will have a variety of grapes to offer to Wines & Steins members for $1500/ton or $0.75/pound.

    ·         Grenache
    ·         Verdelho
    ·         Sauvignon Blanc
    ·         Petite Sirah (about 250-300 lbs.)
    ·         Charbono (300-400 lbs.)
    ·         Syrah (100 lbs)
    ·         Bordeaux blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Petite Verdot, and Malbec (600-700 lbs.)
    ·         Port wine grapes:  Alverelho, Sousao, Tinta Cao, Touriga (125-150 lbs.)

    MdeR is in the El Pomar district of Paso Robles’ AVA.  Owner Jim Allen grows grapes for prominent wineries, such as Daou and Tablas Creek.   For several years, W&S members Richard Lashbrook and Patricia Watters have made delicious wines with pampered grapes from Jim’s “hobby vineyard”.

    Jim himself is a prize-winning wine maker.  His wines have won Best of Show and Best of Class at the Mid-State, Orange County, and California State Fairs.

    Please contact Jim Allen directly to claim these choice grapes.  Email:  mdurjim@gmail; Phone:  (805) 610-4054.

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