Tag Archives | Harvest Time

Giant Grasshoppers in the Vineyard?

Again this year we used a mechanical picker to harvest Chambourcins from our Wine Country Gardens Vineyard. While it looks like a grasshopper, it works like a dream! We picked five tons of grapes in less than two hours. It […]

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In Comes the Norton Harvest

The 2012 Norton crop was our largest ever! The hot, dry summer made for a rich tight crop of great Norton. The smaller berries with tight bunches that look like hand-grenades were packed with deep berry flavors and great concentrated […]

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