The story of the year is less water, but as Ken points out in this video, if that is having an impact on the grapes themselves, it is a positive impact for the taste and complexity of the 2021 vintage. While we’ll have less grapes, those we’ll have this year show lots of promise for Read the full article…
Ken from Ancien in Napa Valley gives us an update on the 2021 vintage. — 2021 Harvest
Great visual on 2021 yields from Stewart Cellars in Napa Valley
Our friends at Stewart Cellars posted a great post on Instagram yesterday about the yields and what that means for taste. Here’s what they had to say: Pictured here are normal sized berries vs average size berries for this 2021 harvest. Yields are extremely low in the vineyards for a number of reasons: frost damage Read the full article…
Napa Valley Harvest Family
SommTV is in Napa Valley to cover the 2021 harvest!
St Helena Star: A busy week in the vineyards
Napa Valley growers spent the last week harvesting high-quality, low-yield white varietals, and some are already bringing in reds. Honig Vineyard & Winery has finished with Sauvignon Blanc and harvested some young Malbec, producing the “unusual scenario” of whites and reds overlapping, according to Kristin Belair. Read the entire article at https://napavalleyregister.com/community/star/news/napa-valley-harvest-report-a-busy-week-in-the-vineyards/article_87150a32-dd65-5db4-ae9a-8e370f64a3d9.html