Posts tagged: Harvest Report

Sept 2018 Harvest Report

Harvest Report 2018 By Jesse Duarte Napa Valley Register Cool temperatures produce optimal conditions for ripening Grapegrowers are celebrating cool temperatures that are leading to a slow, even ripening process in Napa Valley vineyards.Jennifer Rue of Oakville Ranch Vineyards referred to “Goldilocks days” that are “perfect for field work.”   Trefethen team members Moices Dorado-Zamora and […]

Monday September 3rd, 2018 in , , | Comments Off on Sept 2018 Harvest Report

2016 Harvest Report – Part Two

Dear Friends,   As promised, two pre-harvest reports for you.  Last time we shared some info about DuMOL, Linked, and Inherit the Sheep.  Today, our focus is on Spottswoode and Hudson.  Two “big” boys and girls in the Valley.  Both these vineyards would have “First Growth” and “Grand Cru” status if they were located in […]

Saturday August 20th, 2016 in , , | Comments Off on 2016 Harvest Report – Part Two

2016 Harvest Report – Part 1

Dear Friends,   As we are approaching the 2016 harvest, I want to give you a heads-up and share my experiences while visiting the Napa and Sonoma Valleys this week.  This week the focus is on DuMOL, Linked and Inherit The Sheep. After 5 years of major drought in California, we finally had a somewhat normal winter […]

Friday August 12th, 2016 in , , | Comments Off on 2016 Harvest Report – Part 1