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Custom Crush & Bulk Wine Storage Available
Date Posted:
Saturday, October 19th
San Luis Obispo, CA
Center of Effort Wines
Custom Crush & Wine Storage Available – San Luis Obispo

Our location in the Edna Valley is within easy reach of Santa Barbara County and Paso Robles vineyards. Top-quality processing equipment and fermentation management. 100 ton minimum.

Custom Crush, White Wines-
•  2 x 320hl DIEMME membrane presses (new in 2016) – 60 ton capacity per load. Maximum daily intake is 8-10 truckloads (200-250 tons)
•  1 x 50hl Europress (new in 2017)
•  Receiving in 5 ton, 2 ton gondolas or MacroBins
•  Whole-cluster pressing available
•  Press-cuts and lees recovery
•  30k, 25k, 15k and smaller fermentation tank sizes

Custom Crush, Red Wines -
•  DIEMME destemmer and gentle Kiesel progressive cavity must-pump
•  Whole-berry or crushing available. 5ton, 2ton, MacroBin receiving.
•  21 single-truckload fermentation vessels, 1:1 aspect
•  7 three-truckload fermentation vessels, 2:1 aspect
•  1000 tons capacity per turn (42 truckloads)
•  PulseAir and Pumpover cap management
•  Press wine can be managed separate from free-drain juice
•  Small-scale receiving also available – via Delta Oscyllis, with full cluster & berry sorting

Facility -
•  1.5 Million Gallons of Stainless Cooperage
•  20,000 square feet of barrel storage
•  Vintrace Winery Management System, with client log-in capabilities
•  TankNet tank temperature controllers, with client log-in capabilities
•  Lab Analysis by Certified 3rd Party Laboratory (ETS Labs) daily courier pickup during harvest
•  On-site labs for basic wet chemistry (pH, TA, FSO2, bottling QC)
•  High quality ceramic membrane Crossflow filter – inert membrane, gentle, minimal product loss
•  Tank Reservation available for planned longer-term storage
•  Well-positioned on the Central Coast – 18 miles to Santa Maria, 29 miles to Paso Robles. 4 miles from San Luis Obispo airport
•  Privately-owned. Committed to quality
•  Ongoing capital upgrades to the facility, infrastructure, equipment and grounds.
•  Client Winemaking offices, Tasting/Conference rooms for client use, and comfortable grounds and shared spaces.
•  Extensive smaller-scale quality tools available for hand-sorting, small lot processing
Contact Information
Center of Effort Wines
Nathan Carlson