Buy/Sell Exchange

The Buy/Sell Exchange, created by the Viticulture Assn. of the Santa Cruz Mountains (VASCM) in 2004, connects winemakers and growers for the purpose of selling Santa Cruz Mountains appellation grapes and other related products and services. See the Exchange list below of items/services for sale or wanted.

If you have something to sell, want to buy, or have a service to make available:

1.  Send an email to vascm@kkn.net .  If you are already a subscriber to the email list your posting will be sent automatically to everyone subscribed to the list. If the email address you use to send the message is not the one you are subscribed with then the webmaster will need to accept your post and there may be a delay.

2.  The webmaster will add your listing to this website (below).

3.  When your item sells or you have found what you seek: please update the webmaster so we can remove it from the list. Send an email to  info@vascm.org.

4.  If you are not subscribed to the email list, contact info@vascm.org.

 

The Exchange: FOR SALE                                                (See the ‘Wanted’ List Below)

 

2017 Harvest Winegrapes Available:                                       (See equipment & supplies for sale below)

 

Santa Cruz Mtns. Pinot Noir Available: Veranda Vineyards, Watsonville, CA. 1 – 1 1/2 tons available, $3200/ton.  Contact:  Marguerite Remde, 831/750-7026,marguerite@bellefarms.com

Posted 8/23/17

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2.5-3 tons of Pinot 115 

Brix at 23.5 on 9/16
Available for harvest starting Sept. 20-27,  
Clean fruit
 Call for details.
Janice Gali, Gali Vineyard  408 981-5075

Posted 9/18/17

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Award-Winning Chardonnay and Pinot Noir Available Now!
Meticulously cultivated and hand-tended in Woodside near Kings Mountain Rd.
Chardonnay: 5-6 tons
Pinot Noir: About 2 tons
Brix for both varietals is about 23.5 as of September 6, 2017.
Previous buyers include Thomas Fogarty, Clos La Chance, and Woodside Vineyards.
Price negotiable.
Contact Ron Mosley for details at 408-858-1862; vinescape@aol.com or
Cecelia Pearson at cecelia.pearson@gmail.com or 650-520-7370      Posted 9/6/17

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Merlot: approx 2 tons ($1,800/ton)
Petite Sirah: approx 1.75-2 tons ($1,800/ton)
**site is off of Day Rd. in Gilroy
Zinfandel: approx 2.5 tons ($1,800/ton)   SOLD
Sangiovese: approx 1.25 tons ($1,800/ton)   SOLD
**site is off of Watsonville Rd. in Gilroy

Chardonnay: approx 1,600lbs ($2,000/ton, you pick)   SOLD  **site is located off of Altamont Rd. in Los Altos Hills

 Chardonnay: approx 1,500lbs ($2,300/ton)   SOLD
**site is located off of Branciforte Dr. in Santa Cruz Mountains

Contact:  Cody Muhly, Coastal Range Vineyards cody@coastalrangevineyards.com,  831.246.1022 (cell) coastalrangevineyards.com

Posted 8/31/17
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App. 1 ton Pinot Noir   SOLD

clones 667/777, from our vineyard off Branciforte Dr.   Contact:  Bonnie and Dale Thurston, bonnieth@baymoon.com                                               831-334-9811 (Bonnie),  831-334-9800 (Dale)                              Posted 8/23/17

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Pinot Noir Available:
About 3 tons. Will sell or work with a bonded winery for trade in wine.
Contact Terry Eckhardt, Casa Toyon, eckwater@sbcglobal.net
Posted 8/14/17
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Syrah Available:  SOLD
500 pounds, for $1/lb you pick, farmed organic (not certified) and dry-farmed. 1,600 ft in the Santa Cruz Mountains off Highland Way, 5 year old vines, 2 clones. Contact:  Jeff Keihl 925-368-5423 jeff@keihl.net
 Posted 8/25/17
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Services Available:
Local labor contractor with seasoned farmworkers is making some of his farm hands available to grape growers for this harvest season. If your vineyard is in the Watsonville / Santa Cruz area, give them a call: 

Steve Garrett
Los Amigos Harvesting
831-768-6944
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Equipment & Supplies Available:

 

Glass Available:

Burgundy DLG – 102 cases

Burgundy AG – 17 cases

Bordeaux AG – 79 cases

Contact:  Bill Cooper, Cooper-Garrod Estate Vineyards

408.867.8440;  Bill@cgv.com

Posted 9/1/17
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Neutral Barrels Available:
$30 each
Contact:  Jerold O’Brien, Silver Mountain
408-353-2278,  office@silvermtn.com
Posted 9/1/17
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Cub Cadet Lawn Tractor—LTX 1040
Barely used.  Needs a placement part.  $400/obo
200 Gallon Skid Sprayer – $2500/obo
Kubota Diesel Generator-KJ-S130DX-USA
$4500/obo
Tow behind DR Field and Brush Mower.  $2000/obo
Contact for the equipment above:  Jan Thomasen, Split Rail Vineyard.   daubstho@got.net      
Open to reasonable bids.
Posted 8/22/17

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I HAVE 7 INCH 2 BARREL WESTERN SQUARE RACKS FOR $20 & VARIOUS SMALL SINGLE WALL FOOD GRADE TANKS.

JP and Kristine, River Run:  email to  riverrun@cruzio.com            Posted 8/2/17

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Barrel Racks – SOLD

24 older single bar barrels racks for sale. $10 each.

 

Richard Alfaro, Alfaro Family Vineyards
420 Hames Rd.
Corralitos, CA 95076
831-728-5172 office
Rfalfaro@aol.com

posted 8/1/17

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Spectrum UV-Vis Spectrophotometer Model SP200UV for sale. In good shape, great for enzymatic, color and phenolic assays. Paid $2500, yours for $1000.

— Nathan W. Kandler Thomas Fogarty Winery & Vineyards / Lexington Wine Co.   nathan@fogartywinery.com

Posted 7/28/17

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Anyone need a small blower/mist sprayer? My vineyard has outgrown this one. Price is negotiable; I’m also open to trades (equipment, grapes, etc.) from VASCM folks. 

https://sfbay.craigslist.org/scz/grd/6232845471.html

Best,

Nick de Sieyes

831.688.1190 (office)

831.331.0751 (cell)
nrdesieyes@gmail.com

Posted 7/23/17

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FREE USED DRIP LINE   NO LONGER AVAILABLE

One acre worth of 15yr old .700 black dripline.  Not great condition; has rainbird emmitters 2g/hr but the spacing is variable between 5' and 6'.

Free with pickup in Cupertino CA.  Call for an appt - Marty Mathis. 408 230 0392


Marty Mathis, Winegrower and President
Kathryn Kennedy Winery
cabernet@kathrynkennedywinery.com
408 230 0392
Posted 5/12/17
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Bottling Equipment:  I have some bottling equipment for sale, good for smaller lots. I bottled my 2013, 2014 and 2015 vintages with it. Not something for larger wineries, but worked well when I was at the 500-1000 case level.
MEP 4-spout sparger/filler from St Pats with Euro20 pump. Single
phase 220. For detailed info, see the listing on St Pats homepage: http://stpats.com/index.htm
I’m selling it for $2000, it’s $3300 new. Includes a box of spare o-rings, spacers, etc.

Contact:  John Benedetti,  Owner/Winemaker

Sante Arcangeli Family Wines
831.406.1262 / jb@santewinery.com

posted 3/24/27

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Rapid 44 Floor Corker with Venturi vacuum. Handles 750s and 1.5L. Nearly new, used for around 3000 cases.
$2500. – sells for $3800 new.

Contact:  John Benedetti,  Owner/Winemaker

Sante Arcangeli Family Wines
831.406.1262 / jb@santewinery.com

posted 3/24/27

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Batchtold log splitter for sale $750

Contact: Craig Handley
Pleasant Valley Vineyards, Inc. 
600 Pleasant Valley Road 
Aptos, CA 95003
 
Phone: 831-288-0074

Posted 4/23/17

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The Exchange:  WANTED

Wanted: Neutral red barrels, not too old

Nicholas R. de Sieyes, PhD
831.688.1190 (office) / 831.331.0751 (cell)
nrdesieyes@gmail.com

Posted 9/1/17

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Wanted: Used barrel racks in decent condition.

Colin McNany
La Honda Winery
Posted 8/1/17
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Looking for a local source of antique green Bordeaux bottles with cork finish and deep punt.   I need 24 cases. Preferably not Chinese glass.
Thank you,
Tom Copenhagen
Raines Vineyard
tvcopenhagen@yahoo.com
Posted 5/2/17
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Looking for 3-10 tons of Chardonnay grapes for the 2017 vintage.

Jamie Kutch | Owner, Winemaker
Kutch Wines | 2030 Moraga St | San Francisco, CA 94122
jamie@kutchwines.com /  917.270.8180 | www.kutchwines.com

Posted 5/7/17

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