Winemaking Conversion

Old proverb states "Don't put new wine into old bottles". With harvest just around the corner, we find the conversion chart to be helpful in putting the process in perspective.

Old proverb states "Don't put new wine into old bottles". With harvest just around the corner, we find the conversion chart to be helpful in putting the process in perspective.

1 grape cluster = 1 glass
75 grapes = 1 cluster
4 clusters = 1 bottle
40 clusters = 1 vine
1 vine = 10 bottles
1200 clusters = 1 barrel
1 barrel = 60 gallons
60 gallons = 25 cases
30 vines = 1 barrel
400 vines = 1 acre
1 acre = 5 tons
5 tons = 332 cases
Cases = happiness