We are winegrowers not professional writers, thus this blog will probably only be updated a few times a year. In fact most of these posts either have appeared or will appear in our quarterly newsletter. Having said that, we hope you enjoy our insights on winemaking and winegrowing on a boutique level. We welcome your opinions and questions—and even your suggestions on future topics.
January 15, 2012 | Lise Ciolino
Oak barrels have a long history of helping winemakers produce a better wine. They are, however, really expensive and winemakers weigh many factors in deciding on the perfect barrels. Continue »
December 15, 2005 | Lise Ciolino
Aside from the grapes, the barrels used to make wine are the most expensive "ingredient". Learn the barrel basics as they relate to making wine Continue »