Make Your Own Wine

Pick

World class wines are grown in the vineyard.

We bring you a wide selection of the most prestigious vineyards in California. Call or email and we will guide you toward the best vineyard for your palate and desired style of wine. Once you have chosen your vineyard(s), follow the progress of your grapes through the growing season right up to the point of harvest to make your own wine.2019 Vineyard Guide

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Crush

Roll up your sleeves. Now the real fun begins!

So join us when your grapes arrive at the winery to sort, crush, ferment (although that is mostly the job of the yeast), punch down, press, or all of the above. Your wine will begin to take shape as we move it to barrel based upon your custom wine plan.

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Blend

Add your finishing touch.

This is where you influence taste profile of your finished wine and determine the shape it will take over the next several years. Working with our winemaking team, join us to create your unique blend; shape the balance, texture, and flavors you desire. Don’t worry – our expert team is here to guide you through the process of making your own wine.

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Design

Make your mark.

Your final product will say something about you as well as the wine you have created. Our packaging guide will help you select the appropriate glass, label, cork, and capsules to use with your wines. Our design team with work with you to create a label that captures your style and the story of your winemaking journey

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Bottle

Time to celebrate!

You can come work the bottling line with our team and witness the exciting transition from barrel to bottle. Lift your first bottle and imagine all of the family, friends, and colleagues who will share in the delights of your wine. If you aspire to share your wine more broadly, look into our Commerce Program to market your wine for commercial sale. At this point you move from the process of “Make your own Wine” to “Market your Wine,” and the business of wine marketing.

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Custom Crush

Create your own artisan wine brand.

The Wine Foundry offers Custom Crush services to wine grape growers or clients who source their own fruit. Whether you have a winemaker, or need one, we can work with you on either our Custom Crush Basic of Custom Crush + programs. We extend the same comprehensive, high quality personalized winemaking services we offer to clients who use our own fruit sources. Contact us to learn more!
You grow great fruit and your winery customers make great wine. You’ve longed to create your own small wine brand to showcase your vineyard but have been put off by the cost, complexity and challenge of selling wine. Our Winemaking and Commerce programs overcome these hurdles and are ideal for grape growers with small lot production from 60 to 600 cases
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