Grape plantings this past Spring of 2009

I am tantalizing you again with that picture. What in the world is that guy doing? Whose foot is that? Soon and very soon more “planting” pictures will come. But in the mean time… I finally have gotten the information of “what kinds of grapes we grow” put online. See...

Saveur magazine & 2007 Becker Viognier

This month in Saveur magazine there is an article about Becker Viognier 2007 by Liz Pearson. Read the short article by clicking here. Look at the back of the bottle to see our vineyards mentioned as growing grapes for this vintage.    Becker Vineyard was also featured...

Tempranillo, Viognier, and Viognier

A few days ago I showed you pictures of replants of a patch of 2nd leaf Tempranillo. Only one picture showed some 3rd leaf Tempranillo in the distance. Here are some pictures closer up so that you can see the nice crop load.  David from Pedernales Cellars came down...

Watering in the replants

Watering in the Replants My Honey asked me, if I was going to take pictures, “why” was I taking pictures of “these” plants. The other side of the vineyard looks beautiful – this side is the “weak” side. But – – I...