Fall Wine Club Shipment

We’ll be open from noon to 5 pm on October 28 and 29 for wine tasting and wine club pickups. The Fall shipment includes these four wines: 2009 Merlot Carneros Moon Vineyard 2014 Pinot Santa Cruz Mountains Clos de Madrone Vineyard 2012 Syrah Santa Clara Valley...

A Pressing Day

Earlier this month, we harvested and crushed Zinfandel from Santa Clara Valley and Pinot Noir from the Santa Cruz Mountains.  Since then, the grapes have been going through primary fermentation in open top fermenters. We have been punching down the cap by hand three...

2016 Harvest Begins

The 2016 harvest has started!  Every year is different, with weather being a big determinant as to when harvest starts and which grapes ripen first.  The El Niño rains from earlier this year have resulted in higher yields than in 2015 (thank goodness!) and, so far,...