The Vineyard Newsletter - January 2013 at The Vineyard
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We hope 2013 will be a great year for all of you. The Vineyard has seen a lot of growth during 2012 and we are planning for a lot more in 2013.

Thank you for making that possible. We could not do it without you. We remain committed to providing Calgary’s Best Service, Best Products and Best Selection of wine and beer brewing products. Celebrating our 30th year.

2012 LE Program

As you know the LE (Limited Edition) Selection wine kit program offers five fantastic special wine kits during the first four months of the year. The Vineyard sells these on a pre-order basis and the January kits are now in stock. From Argentina we have a Malbec/Bondar and a Torrentes, both awesome wines. Although the deadline has past; we did management to source a few extras, so if you missed the order check with us.

How Our Wine Kits Are Made

The Vineyard prides itself on selling only the best. Our wine kits are the BEST . We are so confident you will make great wine that we have a 100% satisfaction guarantee on ALL our products.

From reading the side panels on wine kit boxes, you’ll see that The Vineyard’s Winexpert kits contain concentrate, juice and other winemaking staples like acid and sulphite. However, just how these things came together to make your kit isn’t as obvious. For the most part, about 75% of the methods used to construct wine kits, in the beginning at least, are exactly the methods used in making wine.

To start, Winexpert contracts to purchase grapes from growers by specifying conditions at harvest (acid, pH, brix, and colour), as well as organoleptic qualities (flavour and aroma). These specifications are very rigid, for although the grapes may change radically from harvest to harvest, the kits must maintain very high levels of consistency, so consumers can make repeat purchasing decisions. When the grapes are ripe, they are harvested and taken to a winery, where they are sulphited and crushed. At this point, white and red grape processing diverges. …read more

On Sale – Only at The Vineyard

Save 10% off these wines in January:

World Vineyard Spanish Tempranillo
World Vineyard French Sauvignon Blanc
Vintners Reserve Vieux Chateau du Roi
Vintners Reserve Piesporter Style
Chai Maison Merlot
Chai Maison Chardonnay

 

Help Wanted

Are you looking for a rewarding part time job?

The Vineyard is looking for hobbyists that want to share their thirst for beer/wine making and make money at the same time. We are looking for a mature person for our retail store. If you are familiar with wine and beer making and you are flexible as to scheduling, this job is for you. We offer competitive wages and a GREAT employee discount.

We have opportunities in our packaging dept as well as our sales dept and have shifts that start at 4 hours a week up to 30 hours a week.

If you’re interested Please contact us at 403-258-1580 or email us south@thevineyard.ca

 

Contact Us

6025 Centre Street South
Calgary, AB T2H 0C2
tel: 403.258.1580
south@thevineyard.ca

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday: 11:00am - 3:00pm

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