Archive for July, 2006


Tuesday, July 25th, 2006

Update on what is happening in the vineyards.  Berries are now sizing up a bit.  We are right on the verge of verasion.  Verasion is color change in the reds or berry softening in the whites.  Basically it is one of the stopping points in the growth phase before they actually go through their last […]

Bottling (more than you want to know)

Tuesday, July 25th, 2006

Well it’s almost August and there’s been a lot going on, so let’s get caught up! We bottled all our 2004 reds near the end of June.  2004 Selene Cabernet Sauvignon, 2004 Selene ‘Chesler’ Red Wine, and 2004 Selene ‘Dead Fred Vineyard’ Cabernet Sauvignon.  I was very pleased with the way the bottling turned out.   […]