Shoot-thinning and wire-lifting are top priority at the moment to regulate crop load and protect the young shoots from the strong wind.
Vintage 2022 in the making...
The grapes are in! It was a brief harvest with lots of blue sky, a happy picking crew and outstanding quality.
Quantities were down this year because of a cold snap during flowering that affected most of the country, but the fermenting wines already show huge promise... watch this space!
The nets are on, neatly clipped up to protect the precious grapes from the ever-so hungry birds.
The canopy exudes vibrancy and health, working hard to produce amazing flavours and sugar for the upcoming vintage 2021.
Let's keep the fingers crossed for tons of sunshine and dry weather. Harvest is expected to start mid-March - watch this space!
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