Mitchell Vineyard U-Pick Grape Harvest
2017 harvest information is coming, stay tuned...
Grape picking usually begins around or just after Labor Day
The Mitchell Vineyard is a beautiful, six acre u-pick vineyard owned and operated with care by David Mitchell, who started and owned the Wine and Hop Shop until 2012. He painstakingly grows and cares for 11+ varieties of grapes that are great for eating, making jam, and, most importantly, making wine. The Mitchell Vineyard is located just outside of Oregon, WI, at
4252 Sunny Ridge Road
Oregon, WI 53575
Below is a table of the different grapes that will be available, what type of grape they are, when they will be ripe to pick, and how the harvest is looking. Below is a description of each grape. For more information visit the Mitchell Vineyard website.
Grape Harvest Information 2016
Note: Tuesday, 9/27, will be the last day to pick. Mitchell vineyard will be open 12-5:30. Thanks for a great harvest everybody!
|Grape Variety||Type of Grape||Estimated Picking Start Date||Sugar/Brix||Grape Crop Prognosis|
|Concord||Purple - Jam, Eating, Wine||9/27 is last day||18||Good amount left|
|Foch||Red - Wine||Out||20.5||Out|
|Frontenac||Red - Wine, Port||Out||22.5||Out|
|Marquette||Red - Wine||Out||21-24.5||Out|
|St. Croix||Red - Wine||Out||18||Out|
|LaCrescent||White - Wine, Aromatic||Out||21.5||Out|
|Prairie Star||White - Wine, Full-Bodied||Out||17||Out|
|St. Pepin||White - Wine||Out||20.5||Out|
|Delaware||Pink - Wine, Sparkling, Eating||9/27 is last day||19||Good amount left|
|Somerset||Table Grape, Eating||Out||18||Out|
|Aromella (Muscat)||White - Wine||Out||17||Out|
|Petit Pearl||Red - Wine||Out||21||Out|
2016 Prices per pound
|Grape Variety||0-30 lb||31-100 lb||100-300 lb||300-1000 lb||1000+ lb|