Vintage 2011

In 2011, the winter was marked by frequent rain and it wasn’t too cold. The high amount of clay in our soils coupled with the inter row ploughing have favored the accumulation of water in the subsoil, a decisive factor during the dry summer season. The hot spring has favored…

Vintage 2010

The winter between 2009 and 2010 have been very rainy and the cool temperature observed around the months of March and April have been at the origin of a late bud burst. May have seen lots of rain too and this was at the origin of the low yield of…

Vintage 2009

In 2009, the beginning of the growing season was marked by a very rainy month of April. Then around the flowering period and until the end of June the weather was dry, allowing a very good fruit set. The summer was hot with episodes of rain with thunderstorms and the…

Vintage 2008

Premature start of the season and average rainfall in March and April. May and June were marked by heavier rainfall giving some difficulty on varieties sensible to leaking (Merlot, Sangiovese and Alicante). From June 20 until mid-October, a very dry summer with only one significant rainfall each month (the 15th…

Vintage 2007

Start of the vegetation growth in late March, beginning of April, which is slightly earlier than usual. Then an ideal weather for optimum development of foliage; temperature slightly above average and frequent rainfall until the end of May. Summer months were drier allowing us to grow perfect healthy grapes. Maturation…

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