Harvest

DSCF1993Interested in Harvesting? Contact Us! we are looking for grape harvesters for the season. Hours 9-4 for 5-6 weeks of work. Contact lanes@snowfarm.com or call 802-324-5563 and ask for Julie. While harvesting you learn about grape varieties, incorporate exercise into a work day, have fun and contribute to Vermont agriculture through local wine.

 

 

Visitors

Beautiful Snow Farm Vineyard is located in South Hero, VT and enjoys the micro climate of the Islands which is ideal for growing grapes.  Our growing season is identical to that of Burgundy, France.  September is harvest time and begins the wine making process for award winning Snow Farm Wines.  This is the perfect time and perfect place to learn about the wine making process from start to finish.  Stop in any day between 11 and 5 and check in at the Tasting Room to find out what is being harvested that day.  Harvesters are trained in a techniques best suited for each vinifera.  We grow over 30 varieties of grapes in quantities ranging from 27 rows to a couple plants.  Grape clusters are transported back to the winery where they are de-stemmed and pressed or crushed by hand in casks.  All of our fermenting happens in stainless steel or oak barrels.  When the wine is ready it is bottled and labeled by hand in our facility.  The wine best enjoyed with world class food which can be found close by at the North Hero House Inn and Restaurant.

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Harvest Festival October 8th 2016

Being a harvester at Snow Farm you not only learn about grapes, climate, and wine making.  You meet a bunch of new people, stay active in your work day and learn about yourself.  After a long harvesting season it’s time for a big celebration.  Join us on Saturday October 8th for music and food in the vines to help our grape juice settle into the fermenting process.  Join the fun! 11-5 pm Grape stomp competition, Band playing Live Music (2-5), Wagon rides, story walk through the vines, face painting, and crafts.

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Upcoming Events

Apr
30
Sun
3:00 PM Monet Mamas – Art Reception
Monet Mamas – Art Reception
Apr 30 @ 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Six Friends who meet once a week in each others homes to discuss, eat gourmet food, paint and laugh are showing thier work. Join us for an Art opening and reception.  Wine by the glass or bottle will be available
May
6
Sat
3:00 PM Grand Opening Music and BBQ
Grand Opening Music and BBQ
May 6 @ 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
We are having our 20th anniversary Grand Opening Celebration at the Tasting Room. We are releasing three New wines, free music and Barbecue. Our new Leon Millot Reserve; produced from our highest quality Leon Millot grapes and aged in our
Jun
1
Thu
5:00 PM Summer Concert Series – incaHOOTS
Summer Concert Series – incaHOOTS
Jun 1 @ 5:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Join us to celebrate our wine.  Snow Farm Vineyard’s Summer Concert Series “Music in the Vineyard” is Vermont’s longest running free concert series.   The band sets up on the Atrium Stage and plays out toward the vineyard and Lake
Jun
8
Thu
5:00 PM Summer Concert Series – Jenni Jo...
Summer Concert Series – Jenni Jo...
Jun 8 @ 5:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Join us to celebrate our wine.  Snow Farm Vineyard’s Summer Concert Series “Music in the Vineyard” is Vermont’s longest running free concert series.   The band sets up on the Atrium Stage and plays out toward the vineyard and Lake
Jun
15
Thu
5:00 PM Summer Concert Series – A House ...
Summer Concert Series – A House ...
Jun 15 @ 5:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Join us to celebrate our wine.  Snow Farm Vineyard’s Summer Concert Series “Music in the Vineyard” is Vermont’s longest running free concert series.   The band sets up on the Atrium Stage and plays out toward the vineyard and Lake

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