Category: Year 2019

From The Vine

Winter 2019

Getting the vineyard ready for the season: time to pruneSauvignon Blanc, San Mateo Vineyard, Rutherford Estate When we spoke with Pilo Villanueva, our Crew Foreman, for last month’s Beet, he shared that pruning season is his favorite time of year. Preparing the vines for the growing season is hard work but it is the year’s first critical step toward healthy fruit, and ultimately beautiful wines. It will take our entire vineyard crew a......