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Today is the first day that we finally say goodbye to grape picking

Today is the first day that we finally say goodbye to grape picking


Today is the first day that we finally say goodbye to grape picking and instead pick

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We continue to find ourselves in a state of identity crisis between the Cider House and the farm. As Garrett and I analzyse our enterprises, ...

... make some noise, sip some cider and invoke abundance for the 2017 harvest. Come on out! The rest… will be the stuff of more blogging.

Well, at this point I better be off to pick up my first load of grapes of the day. It is going to be a long day but it is going to ...

The Nebbiolo harvest in full swing at Cascina Val del Prete.

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We are blessed at this point in the 2017 orchard season to see fruit in our future, as a deep balm to the huge losses of 2016. And we are challenged to keep ...

And finally we've got some extra help for a bit from a young local chap Liam seen here picking beans. This is the time of year when everything is so heavy ...

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In a sense, so much of the year's labors have led directly to this point. Harvest. This year we have walked with you through how the rains of this past ...

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And finally I remembered to take a picture of Amelia. She's only here one day a week and I usually only think to take pictures Monday, so that's my excuse.

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our 10th day in the country and the first time we've seen rain. Fortunately, the wine tasting is inside, so that's still a go. And really, isn't that the ...

In 2015, the Cider House became that for us, and we've continued to pile our eggs in this vertically integrated basket. We are asked, regularly, ...

For the 2018 vintage, I will double my production of our Estate wines. Bald Mountain harvest will be my biggest yet and so will Coast Grade.

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For the 2018 vintage, I will double my production of our Estate wines. Bald Mountain harvest will be my biggest yet and so will Coast Grade.

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The harvest of 2016 is officially underway! This morning we started harvesting our Sauvignon Blanc which yielded about 16 tons of grapes.


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GPS took us straight to Terra Rossa in Siena. Wow. This place was beautiful. It was more than we could have hoped. Terra Rossa is a farm; ...

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This year can be said to be a watermark for Good Life Farm, home of Finger Lakes cider House. Each year since 2009 we've planted up to 300 semi-dwarf trees, ...

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Before we put labels on this wine, it was bottled on March 21st and 22nd. There was a reason to this. Megan and I had this notion that we would make this ...

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Because we finally, FINALLY, planted our fruit orchard. . .or at least most of it. We also planted our fence line hedge.

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It seems like yesterday, we were praying for our sweet little peach trees and their delicate blooms to make it through the last frost of Spring, ...

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As my role in the Cider House changes, I find that morning chores are an essential grounding in the truth and vision of what we're nurturing at this place, ...

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And finally, For everyone that knew Jaraslov last year he says hello from the Netherlands! He has now officially graduated agriculture school and had plans ...

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