And so it begins. The cycle of life of the vines is amazing. The vines are starting to tear and the buds of new leaves are starting to show.
Just a wander through the vineyard on another gorgeous February day. I hope anyone who is buried in snow (who doesn't like that sort of thing) enjoys these views. My favorite almond tree. We had to say hola to the sheep as we walked past. The shepherd was just arriving so as we walked we… Continue reading Fabulous February Weather
Yesterday's walk amongst the sheep and Almond blossoms also included watching the winter pruning of the vines. You can also check out last year's post on Winter pruning. These vines look like they were first pruned by a machine and now the crew are going through to complete the pruning. https://vimeo.com/314836994/6bde92132c We walked across to… Continue reading The Winter Work Continues in the Vineyard
I love Autumn. The color of the landscape is ever-changing and reminding us that change can be a beautiful thing. Sunday afternoon we went for a walk through the vineyard. The young Malvasia vines are enjoying their new neighbors, the white flowers (weeds are just flowers we haven't met). The olives are turning a gorgeous… Continue reading A brush stroke of color
I love how a sunset casting golden light on the vines and my glass of wine can make me relax and pause at the end of the day. Around 8pm I poured myself a glass of wine and walked out to look at the vineyard. Just a few minutes with that view and a few… Continue reading Sunlit vines and wine