Harvest 2019

Summary Hand-picked by volunteers, friends and family, 2019 was our 5th 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 2018 especially the Pinot Noir, which excelled.  Each year the local conditions throw us new challenges […]

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Spring has sprung!

Spring is time for more vineyard maintenance.  In winter the hedges were trimmed before the birds started to think about nesting, now we mow the vineyard rows to dissuades the pheasants and Skylarks from nesting there and to allow the frost to roll down the hill. It’s also time to plan the yearly cycle of routine jobs, however this […]

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