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Hot Weather, Drought, and Grapes

Living with Mother Nature We get this question a lot these days what with the temperature hovering around 100. Truth is that extreme summer weather doesn’t affect the grapes much. The American species (example: Norton) have lived with it for […]

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How’s the Bottling Coming?

Bottling is a busy time around the Yellow Farmhouse. While it goes on throughout the year summer and fall are particularly busy times for bottling. Our Chambourcin started going into bottles in late October with Norton soon to follow. As […]

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