2019 vintage

December 14, 2018
The start of the 2019 vintage season will be remembered for the unusually high rainfall and the big freeze of 13 October. The average total rainfall in Alexandra for Sep to Dec is around 120 mm and this year at the vineyard, which is usually a little drier than Alexandra, we...
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2018 vintage

February 19, 2018
Summary.  An interesting and very successful season. 2017/18 was our most extreme season yet. Serious frosts in the weeks before budburst followed by unprecedented heat mid-season and finishing with a -5° C frost in mid-April. Not every year thanks! One of the hottest ...
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2016 Vintage Season

March 21, 2016
Summary: The strong El Nino produced more cool south and southwest weather than normal in the spring and early summer. Fortunately the weather was fine during flowering and fruit set was good. The cool spring meant bunches were a little smaller than recent years, which is ...
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