Frank’s Co-op Updates

May Update 2, 2017

First Crush Winery Cape Cod ~ Newsletter Fostering friendship, learning and the mutual enjoyment of fine wines May Update 2,…

May, Update, 2017

First Crush Winery Cape Cod ~ Newsletter Fostering friendship, learning and the mutual enjoyment of fine wines May, Update, 2017…

March Update, 2017

First Crush Winery Cape Cod ~ Newsletter Fostering friendship, learning and the mutual enjoyment of fine wines March Update, 2017…

January Super Social Update, 2016

First Crush Winery Cape Cod ~ Newsletter Fostering friendship, learning and the mutual enjoyment of fine wines January Super Social…

January Update, 2017

First Crush Winery Cape Cod ~ Newsletter Fostering friendship, learning and the mutual enjoyment of fine wines January Update, 2017…

December Update, 2016

First Crush Winery Cape Cod ~ Newsletter Fostering friendship, learning and the mutual enjoyment of fine wines December Update, 2016…

Thanksgiving Update, 2016

First Crush Winery Cape Cod ~ Newsletter Fostering friendship, learning and the mutual enjoyment of fine wines Thanksgiving Update, 2016…

Cranberry Crush Update, 2016

First Crush Winery Cape Cod ~ Newsletter Fostering friendship, learning and the mutual enjoyment of fine wines Cranberry Crush Update,…

Post-Press Update, 2016

First Crush Winery Cape Cod ~ Newsletter Fostering friendship, learning and the mutual enjoyment of fine wines Post-Press Update, 2016…

Post-Crush Update, 2016

First Crush Winery Cape Cod ~ Newsletter Fostering friendship, learning and the mutual enjoyment of fine wines Post-Crush Update, 2016…

Post-Crush Update, 2016

First Crush Winery Cape Cod ~ Newsletter Fostering friendship, learning and the mutual enjoyment of fine wines Post-Crush Update, 2016…

September Wine Making Update, 2016

First Crush Winery Cape Cod ~ Newsletter Fostering friendship, learning and the mutual enjoyment of fine wines September Wine Making…

Harvest Social Update, 2016

First Crush Winery Cape Cod ~ Newsletter Fostering friendship, learning and the mutual enjoyment of fine wines Harvest Social Update,…

September Update,2016

First Crush Winery Cape Cod ~ Newsletter Fostering friendship, learning and the mutual enjoyment of fine wines September Update #1,…

August Update, 2016

Dear Oenophiles, This past Monday, I officially retired from an amazing 43 year career in optometry. A happy sad day…
July Update, 2016

July Update, 2016

Dear Cooperatives, I am overdue to provide a coop update. We are in the midst of the busy summer season…

May Update, 2016

Please save the date: June 4th, 4-6pm, at the winery. Cajun Bob and his friends will provide our much-looked-forward-to entertainment.…

April Update, 2016

A big hello to our wine lover friends, Our Spring Social is now June 4th... In my last update, I…

March Update, 2016

OK... In wine making, the must, composed of crushed grapes that are void of stems, resides at this initial stage…

January Update, 2016

State of Winery... A perfect time to compose a coop update... I have settled into a comfy sofa, a crackly…

December Update, 2015

Current Status of our 2015 Vintage... We have been more than fortunate this wine making season. We received our full…

December Update #2, 2015

First Crush Winery holiday wishes to all, I hope that the fermented fruits of our efforts have and will be…

August Social Update, 2014

Where does the time go? Seems only like yesterday I was planning for last year's social. Between our coop and…

August Update, 2014

I predict, this will be our best social event to date. As promised, our Suison Valley CA grower, Ron Lanza,…

July Update, 2014

Later this month, First Crush Winery reaches a milestone. It's going to be one full year since we began distributing…

News from First Crush Winery ~ Cape Cod

Diane and I just returned from a wonderful week in Aruba filled with sun, fun and relaxation. We did not…

June Update, 2014

The logo and signage of First Crush Winery is now proudly displayed on our, new to us, 1949 Mercury pickup.…

May Update, 2014

First Crush Winery Cape Cod ~ Newsletter Fostering friendship, learning   and the mutual enjoyment of fine wines  May Update, 2014        …

April Update, 2014

Happy Passover and Happy Easter First Crushers... Our New Digs... As many of you have seen, First Crush Winery has…
March Update 2014

March Update 2014

Dear Cooperatives and non-Cooperatives… Please notice that I did not write un-Cooperatives.  Let’s define a First Crush non-Cooperative as a person…

March Update, 2014

First Crush Winery Cape Cod ~ Newsletter Fostering friendship, learning and the mutual enjoyment of fine wines   March Update,…

March Update, 2014

First Crush Winery Cape Cod ~ Newsletter Fostering friendship, learning   and the mutual enjoyment of fine wines  March Update, 2014 Dear…

First Social Update 2014

January Social Reminder… Hope everyone is shoveled out. I think we deserve a winter distraction. Our first social of the…
January Update, 2014

January Update, 2014

Shiver my timbers… An appropriate Americanism for the single digit temperatures we are enjoying this week on Cape Cod. Did…
First Crush Holiday Gift

First Crush Holiday Gift

Tis the Season… A few members have asked recently me if I could put something together for a holiday gift…
December 2013, First Crush Update

December 2013, First Crush Update

Greetings to my wine enriched elves, To me, it seems like yesterday that we were dealing with the apprehension of…
November 2013, First Crush Update

November 2013, First Crush Update

Dear Cooperatives Our grapes are now crushed, fermented, pressed and racked. I think I may have said something like that…

Spring has sprung!

Let's hope that comment is not an April fool's remorse. Old man winter, please spare us a spring surprise. It…

To my purple-minded friends

A short update, primarily to remind all my friends about our May social event at the winery 4-6ish, this Saturday,…