Category Archives: The Vineyard

Grape Harvest / Vendimia

Stumbling out of  bed at 5 o’clock on the morning of 4th September we just had time to review our prepared work line for the de-stemming and collection of the grapes before friends started to arrive to help. After a … Continue reading

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Checking the Grapes

We have been checking the tempranillo grapes closely this last week of August as they are looking ripe and ready and measuring the  sugar levels of the grapes using a Refractometer. It has been a hot and dry summer so … Continue reading

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Jam from the vineyard apricot trees

This year the apricot trees have produced loads of fruit. This could have been down to the unusual rainfall we had during the past winter. I decided it was time to try to make my own jam. Previous attempts last … Continue reading

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