“Only one block to go! It’s South Flat 2, and then we’ll call it a year.” — Will Thomas, Lytton Springs Viticulturist The sun rose this morning on Lytton’s Last Stand. Today, Sunday, October 21st, 2012, it ends. Lytton’s Last… Read More ›
All things Zinfandel, and/or blends based on Zinfandel.
Grapedate 10.20.12. Final Crush. Monte Bello Winery. — With today’s arrival of viognier, zinfandel, and petite sirah, we officially come to Final Crush at the Monte Bello Winery. Uva no mas.
Zin. Bin. Zin in Bin. Zin is in the Bin. Zin is In! — The 2nd of October was a momentous day in the history of #Harvest2012. On this day, the first Zinfandel came in from the Lytton Springs vineyards!… Read More ›
We now have Geyserville fruit at Monte Bello, and by that you know that #Harvest2012 is most definitely ON! And what a delivery of fruit it was! I can personally testify that the old-vine Carignane that came in was some of the… Read More ›