Monday, August 31, 2009


This past weekend we experienced 2 days in the hi 90's - 100 degrees then on Sunday back down to the 80's and today morning fog.

Mat has called our 1st picking day of the 2009 harvest Wednesday Sept. 2nd, Ruxton Vineyard will be picked.

The Horseshoe Bend Vineyard was not ready as of today.

Sunday, August 16, 2009

AUGUST 9th, 2009

Ruxton Vineyard is almost complete veraison. The temperatures today have jumped to the hi 90's and look like they will remain hotter for the coming days. If so, harvest might begin earlier than we were expecting with the previous months cooler temp's and fog.