When are grapes harvested for wine?

Answer Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon grapes are usually harvested around October, while Chardonnay grapes are harvested in the late summer. These times will vary each year, depending on growing conditions... Read More »

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When are wine grapes harvested in California?

While harvest times vary around the world due to differing climates and growing environments, California's wine grape harvest time is from late August to early November every year. Specific harvest... Read More »

What time of year are wine grapes harvested?

Wine grapes are harvested in the autumn. The month varies for different regions, allowing the grapes to ripen in summer and still be collected prior to the winter freeze. The grapes are harvested w... Read More »

When do you harvest chardonnay grapes for wine?

Chardonnay grapes are often harvested in bulk, particularly in California. The perfect harvest time depends on matching the grape's acidity on an even scale with its sugar content. Typically, the o... Read More »

Is grapejuice made from wine grapes just like wine?

No, commercial grape juices like Welch's are usually made from Concord grapes while wine grapes are a lot of different varieties depending on where they're grown and what type of wine they're inten... Read More »