2023 Vintage Field Notes

Rain totals for March

Rain totals for March

March kept up with the rainy trend we’ve had all winter long. Usually rain is tapering off in early March, early April, but this year the storms kept coming through      

Bud Break Arrives in Carneros!

Bud Break Arrives in Carneros!

Napa Valley Grapegrowers reported on March 21 that bud break is happening in Carneros! A brand new vintage of Chardonnay and Pinot Noir is beginning to bloom. Photos by Cakebread Cellars and Renteria Vineyard Management