ArticleSourcing Grapes from Vineyards for Home WinemakersWritten by Richard EberSourcing fresh grapes directly from a grower can be a fun and rewarding experience for home winemakers. Get some tips for making the most of buying grapes straight from the vineyard.Already a member? Log InYou'll Also Like Article MEMBERS ONLY Harvesting in the Moonlight The heat of the day is not necessarily the time to harvest your ripe grapes. A night harvest allows you to bring the fruit in when it's cool, which will lower your VA, plus other benefits. Article FREE Group Winemaking A group of winemakers create eight wines from the same grapes to explore the impact of each process.