Events & Announcements
Hot Weather Winemaking Workshop - November 11, 2017
Hot Weather Winemaking - Tools and Techniques
Do your grapes and must have elevated pHs at harvest? How does your viticulture directly impact grape composition? What harvest metrics should be measured and monitored? What are the most cost effective ways to 'correct' your must before, during and after fermentation to achieve the wine style you want?
8:45am - Sign In
9:00am - Introduction, Gill Giese, Ph.D., Extension Viticulture Specialist, NMSU Los Lunas
9:15am - Potassium and pH: Vineyard to winery, Gill Giese, Ph.D., Extension Viticulture Specialist, NMSU Los Lunas
10:00am - Winemaking with High and Low pH Juice, Ethan Brown, Winemaker, Westbend Winery, Lewisville, NC
11:00 - Break
11:30am - Making High Quality Red Wine without Winning the Powerball, Sean Sheehan, Winemaker, Sheehan Winery, Albuquerque, NM
12:30pm - Questions ans Discussion
1:00pm - Adjourn
To reserve your spot, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 505-865-7340
Directions to the Los Lunas Agricultural Science Center at 1036 Miller Road
- From Main Street in Los Lunas, turn south on Highway 314.
- Travel approximately 3 miles and turn right (west) on Miller Road.
- Travel approximately 1 mile down Miller Road to the first building on the right-hand (north) side of the road.