Block 4 barbera, post veraison 8-7-16
Netted primitivo from back hilltop, 8-7-16
Primitivo vine subsequent to shoot-thinning on 5-18-14.
Rainbow over barbera vineyard following what may be our last rain event for months on 5-21-14.
Touriga cluster in “bloom” on 5-20-14.
“Quinta” vineyard following shoot thinning on 5-20-14. A touriga nacional row is on left, tempranillo on right.
Tempranillo on 8-6-12. Tempranillo is our earliest ripening red grape,
and is protected by overhead bird netting.
Touriga nacional (Quinta) on 8-6-12. Our Quinta touriga is protected by overhead
Primitivo on 8-6-12. Primitivo is one of our earlier-ripening varieties and was helped
along by aggressive cluster thinning in late July.
Barbera vines on 8-6-12. Veraison has only recently commenced and is in progress
in this Montevina clone vine. Extensive cluster thinning was completed in mid-July.