On Wednesday May 4 we bottled our 2015 red wines. These are Rhone varietials - a Mourvedre (104 cases), a Grenache (102 cases) and the Maribor blend (125 cases). This year's Maribor wine is 42% Syrah, 42% Mourvedre, and 16% Grenache.
We are excited to be part of our first Lodi wine event which is the Lodi Wine & Chocolate Weekend on February 11 and 12! We have teamed up with Mrs. Kay's Sweet Treats in Elk Grove to pair with our wines. We hope to see all our friends!
Pictured are three Bordeaux bottles in front of a map of Vvardenfell. Earlier this week I had the chance to evaluate our Bordeaux varietal wines at the Lodi Wine Visitor Center. My focus was to determine the drinking window of these young wines.
As mentioned before, I'd like to make entirely different wines each year, working with different growers across the Lodi appellation. We brought in three two-ton winegrape lots in 2015, and here's the status of them.
Going with a Rhone theme in 2015, we took Grenache g...
Our old one was home-made and we don't know much about site coding and design so we got some much needed help. We'd like to extend a heartfelt thanks to Ryan Otten who did the redesign. Thanks so much Ryan!
William and I look forward to sharing thoughts (pertinen...