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Harvest 2016

       
           
           
  Day One
Saturday, July 30th
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We started picking the Pinot Gregio at 6:30AM.
Volunteer lunch at the winery.
  Day Two
Sunday, July 31st
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Finish the Pinot Gregio and start the Chardonnay.
Volunteer lunch at the house.
  Day Three
Monday, August 1st
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Continue picking Chardonnay.
Volunteer lunch at the house.
           
           
           
  Day Four
Tuesday, August 2nd
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Continue picking Chardonnay.
No volunteers today.
  Day Five
Wednesday, August 3rd
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Continue picking Chardonnay.
No volunteers today.
  Day Six
Thursday, August 4th
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Finished the Chardonnay, onto Orange Muscat.
           
           
           
  Day Seven
Friday, August 5th
Finished Orange Muscat. The crop was amazing, large berries with so much flavor, Gary is talking about using our orange muscat for a dry white!
  Day Eight
Saturday, August 6th
Chenin Blanc picked in one day, so impressed with this year’s crop. Everything is coming in with good numbers and the grapes look good and have incredible flavor.
  Day Nine
Sunday, August 7th
Started picking Merlot, our first red to pick this year. Had 6 volunteers helping so should finish picking on Monday.
           
           
           
  Day Ten
Monday, August 8th
Finished picking Merlot. 10 straight days of picking, now a couple of days out of the sun to re-coop before going on to the next grape. Don’t know yet which one will be ready but will let you know. The last two days have been the hardest for me in the vineyard. The heat seemed so much worse than previously. Will take more pictures when we start up again.
  Day Eleven
Tuesday, August 9th
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Harvest Day.
  Day Twelve
Wednesday, August 10th
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Harvest Day.
           
           



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