Sauvignon Blanc Harvest

This year’s early-morning harvest at Mello Vineyard in Yountville started around 4:15 a.m. Tractor lights and headlamps lit the way on our journey to create our 2015 Two Old Dogs Sauvignon Blanc! Beautiful bright green clusters shimmer in the tractor’s lights. All hands on deck for these early AM picks! It was the earliest harvest…

Seasons of the Vine

We all know that great wines are made in the vineyards . . . given the right circumstances! A “Normal” season of grape growing starts in the spring, when the vines send tiny new “buds” of growth out with the warming of weather after 6 months of winter dormancy. In approximately 50 more days (mid…