The Vineyard Year in Review

It is late October and we wrapped up our second harvest with a final bin of Syrah from the Lewis Vineyard […]

The Year’s Big Decision

Choosing when to harvest a vineyard is easily the most stressful part of wine making.

If you pick too early the […]

Heat and the Winkler Index

Ventura County has felt hot this summer. It has been characteristically dry with no rain, but we’ve had a fair […]


The vineyards we farm in Ventura County are starting to show the first signs of veraison. This is about 2 […]