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Harvest/Vendimia 2011

The lead into the 2011 harvest has been strange. Everything seems to have been early. The almond blossom was in early January as mild winter weather led plants to think spring had come. There was also lot of blossom on … Continue reading

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Vendimia / Wine Harvest 2010

On coming back from vacation we started to measure the sugar levels of the grapes and realised that the harvest had to be made almost immediately. We measured the top vineyard first, starting at the top line and sampled 4 … Continue reading

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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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