Harvest 2018 – a bumper crop

growing grapes for wine making workshop Nottinghamshire vineyard

Summary Hand-picked by volunteers, friends and family, 2018 was our 4th grape harvest. The traditional champagne varieties: Pinot Noir, Pinot Meunier and Chardonnay were planted in 2012, some vines are not yet mature.  Grape quantity was significantly up versus 2017 especially the Pinot Noir.  Each year the local conditions throw us new challenges this year

Continue reading »