“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 ›
As you may recall, our Lytton Springs facility just received their First Fruit on Saturday, thus marking the beginning of #Harvest2012 up north. A big day for our Zinfandel program, to say the least! That said, we actually got a… Read More ›
Ah, they’re drinkin’ champys in Healdsburg, #Harvest2012 has begun at Lytton Springs! Early this morning, before the morning fog had even broken … the team was out and in the vines. The Buchignani Ranch. Carignane and Zinfandel. – And then, before the fog had barely… Read More ›
As we happily announced last week, #Harvest2012 began for Ridge Vineyards the evening of September 5th, 2012. (To see pics and read the “official” announcement, please click here.) And now, through the magic of modern technology, we’re able to bring… Read More ›