How is the 2021 vintage coming along? On Spring Mountain, in Napa Valley, it’s coming on quick up at Keenan Winery! We asked father and son – Michael and Reilly – to give us an update from the “magic vineyard”. Special cameo by Hashbrown in the background.
Last week we had some much needed rain. That was followed by some good sunny weather and next thing you know, we aren’t talking about budbreak, we are now talking about flowering. Should start any day now!
We asked Chris Hyde of Hyde Estate to give us a vineyard update from (windy!) Los Carneros in the southern end of Napa Valley. Los Carneros is a cooler area of Napa Valley, with prevailing marine winds from the San Pablo Bay and through the Petaluma Gap to the west. High temperatures during summer rarely Read the full article…
Sara Fowler – winemaker at PEJU – was kind enough to give us a quick update earlier this week on what it looks like in Rutherford right now, and how her Cabernet Sauvignon is coming along so far this year: Stay tuned as we share many more video updates over the next few months!
The pattern of the growing season is setting in: long cool nights with foggy mornings from #sfbay, following by a mid-morning warmup, and nice warm afternoons. Repeat until harvest!