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Title Harvest Enologist
Employer Purple Wine & Spirits
Employment Location Graton, CA-West Sonoma County
Company Description Purple Wine + Spirits is dedicated to creating extraordinary wine and distilled spirit experiences that surprise and delight. Founded by Derek in 2001, the company produces branded wines as well as custom and private label wines for major U.S. and International retailers and restaurateurs. Purple Wine + Spirits is based in the small, west Sonoma County town of Graton, with satellite wineries in American Canyon and the Russian River Valley. Sustainability is a key facet of Purpleā€™s operating principles. Over the past decade the company has made great strides in water and energy conservation and both the Graton and American Canyon wineries are certified sustainable by the California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance. In 2014, Benham broke ground on a new distillery in Graton called Graton Distilling Company with plans to produce small lot, artisanal spirits launching in early 2016. The Purple Wine + Spirits portfolio includes brands such as Avalon, Raeburn, Four Vines, Lucky Star, Cryptic, Flint & Steel and Calista
Type Seasonal F/T
Pay Scale $20-22/hr
Employment Start Date Early to Mid August
Employment End Date TBD-likely November or later
Job Description Working with both Company branded wines, and custom crush clients, this position will be working alongside the facility winemaker in many aspects of winemaking. Duties will include, but not limited to:
Fermentation monitoring incl. Brix and Temps
Workorder writing
Helping manage workflow
Working with client winemakers on protocols
Use of Vintegrate winetracking software and Microsoft Excel
Other duties/tasks TBD depending on interest and strengths of candidate.
Contact Info Interested candidates can send resume to jtapparo@purplewinespirits.com
Contact Address 9119 Graton Rd, Graton, CA 95444
Contact Phone 7073296200
Contact Fax 7078296160
Contact E-mail jtapparo@purplewinespirits.com
Contact Website https://purplewinespirits.com/

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