Vintage Reports

Vintage 2017

Vintage 2017

Vintage 2017 was a challenge for sure. The weather leading into harvest was good, and all varieties looked good with less stress from the drought conditions leading into 2015 and 2016.

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Vintage 2016

Vintage 2016

Overall, a very kind year with dry, warm conditions.

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Vintage 2015

Vintage 2015

In one word – DRY.  After some mixed weather at the start of the growing season, summer arrived in time for Christmas, and temperatures never really changed right into mid-March.

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Vintage 2014

Vintage 2014

With around 8 months between budburst and harvest, there is a lot that can happen during the growing season, and the 2013-2014 season seemed to never make its mind up about being hot, cold, dry or wet.

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