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Bulk Wine and Grape Brokers

  • Unified 2022

    Posted by Kelly January 6, 2022

    Are you attending Unified this year? Don’t miss Steve Fredricks present at the State of the Industry on Wednesday, January 26th. The State of the Industry session provides a comprehensive look at every aspect of the wine industry, from what’s being planted to what’s selling. This 2½-hour session features highly regarded speakers and delivers incredible Read more

  • Central Coast Insights

    Posted by Kelly March 9, 2021

    William Goebel and Audra Cooper will be presenting at Central Coast Insights on March 30th, 2021. What’s Happening with Central Coast Grapes and Bulk Wine? | Audra Cooper & William Goebel – Turrentine Brokerage A short crop and wildfires evened out the bulk market, which was long prior to the 2020 harvest. Now that inventories Read more

  • Russian River Valley Winegrowers Event

    Posted by Kelly March 5, 2021

    Mike Needham and Marc Cuneo are presenting at the Russian River Valley Winegrowers Association. The event will take place March 17th at 4pm. Event details to be announced shortly.  

  • Turrentine in the News: Grape Crush Report

    Posted by Kelly February 12, 2021

    Winegrape Crush Report published February 10th, 2021. The 2020 Preliminary Winegrape Crush Report, released by the National Agricultural Statistics Service, detailed a California statewide wine grape crop of 3.404 million tons. This is the lightest California wine crop since 2011, down 13% or about 88 million gallons from 2019. The crop was light due, in Read more

  • Growing Forward: Vineyard & Grower Virtual Conference

    Posted by Kelly February 11, 2021

    Growing Forward is a ½-day, online conference focused on preparing Grapegrowers for the year ahead. The conference will kick off with a session highlighting key takeaways from the 2020 California Crush report and consider potential implications for the 2021 bulk and grape market. Following, we’ll discuss Regenerative Farming: what makes it different—some say, superior—than other Read more

  • Turrentine is Hiring: Grape Broker

    Posted by Kelly January 12, 2021

    The Wine Grape Broker, under direction from the Vice President, will be in charge of managing Turrentine Brokerage’s relationships with clients in the North Coast regions of California. The Wine Grape Broker will need to keep accurate track of our clients’ current program needs, available grapes, and anticipate how current and future supplies could affect Read more

  • Unified 2021: Global Market Shift: What it Means for You

    Posted by Kelly December 17, 2020

    Unified 2021 will be held virtually. Steve Fredricks, President, Turrentine Brokerage, will be moderating the below session. Business/Operations Breakout Session The past year delivered profound disruptions to the global wine market: a pandemic induced recession, wine consumers unable to travel to wineries, market channels beset by business closures and failures, tariffs and wildfires. These events Read more

  • 2020 Wine and Grape Industry Forum

    Posted by Kelly October 7, 2020

    The San Joaquin Valley Winegrowers Association is hosing their annual event, Wine and Grape Industry Forum. Speakers include: Stephen Rannekleiv of Rabobank: The Market and Economics of the Wine Industry Jeff Bitter of Allied Grape Growers: 2020 Crush and What Happened Brian Clements of Turrentine Brokerage: Winegrape Market and the Fallout from 2020 Senator Andreas Borgeas Read more

  • Turrentine in the News: Bulk Wine Purchases

    Posted by Kelly March 19, 2020

    Steve Fredricks, President, Turrentine Brokerage was quoted in the article published by WineBusiness.com titled ‘Buyers Could Hit Pause Button on Bulk Wine Purchases’.  The article is written by Erin Kirschenmann, March 19, 2020.  

  • Turrentine in the News: Grape Crush Report

    Posted by Kelly February 11, 2020

    The California Department of Food and Agriculture’s Preliminary Grape Crush Report for 2019 has been released. It is a summary for the supply of the wine and grape industry, containing tons crushed and prices of wine grapes sold during the 2019 harvest. The below are articles Turrentine Brokerage contributed analysis. Napa Valley Register: ‘California’s grape Read more